Azure Backup

Simplify data protection with built-in backup management at scale.

Overview

The Azure Backup service provides simple, secure, and cost-effective solutions to back up your data and recover it from the Microsoft Azure cloud.

Key Resources

Homepage: https://learn.microsoft.com/azure/backup/
Pricing: https://azure.microsoft.com/pricing/details/backup/
SLA: https://azure.microsoft.com/support/legal/sla/backup/
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News

Date News
5/19/2024
Azure Backup now supports migrating virtual backups using standard backup policy to enhanced backup policy.
4/8/2024
Azure Backup can now help you back up virtual machines using private endpoint-enabled disks. You can now also specify network settings to be used by the restored disks while initiating the...
4/1/2024
Now you can retain backups for up to 10 years by defining your own backup and retention policy for MySQL- Flexible server.
4/1/2024
Azure Backup now supports transferring Azure Files backups to the vault for comprehensive protection against severe data loss scenarios like ransomware attack.
3/25/2024
Azure VM backup now supports agentless multi-disk crash consistent backups in public preview.
3/1/2024
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2/20/2024
Customers can now utilize Azure Backup for AKS to recover their containerized applications and data during a regional disaster scenario.
2/19/2024
General availability for the support for Azure VMs using Ultra disks in Azure Backup.
2/19/2024
General availability for the support for Azure VMs using Premium SSD v2 in Azure Backup.
11/22/2023
Azure Backup is announcing General Availability of Azure Backup for AKS allowing customers to protect their applications by providing ability to backup and restore AKS clusters.
11/15/2023
Now you can retain backups for up to 10 years by defining your own backup and retention policy for PostgreSQL- Flexible server.
11/15/2023
Benefit from long term data retention and improved compliance using Azure Backup.
10/11/2023
Customers can now utilize Azure Backup for AKS to recover their containerized applications and data during a regional disaster scenario.
10/3/2023
Enhanced soft delete helps you recover your backup data even after it has been deleted, giving you protection against data loss scenarios like ransomwares, malicious actors, and accidental deletes.
9/14/2023
Azure Backup customers using the Recovery Services Agent (MARS) can now save your encryption passphrase directly to Azure Key Vault.
9/14/2023
Cross Region Restore for Recovery Services Agent for Azure Backup customers is now supported and is available for preview in all Azure public regions.
9/14/2023
Azure Backup now supports Azure Files in China North2, China East 2, China North 3, and China East 3
8/14/2023
Cross Region Restore for PostgreSQL backups fore Azure Backup customers is now supported and is available in multiple public regions.