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
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.
5/24/2023
Azure Backup's soft delete of recovery points allows you to recover any recovery points that may have been accidentally or maliciously deleted owing to operations that could lead to deletion of...
5/17/2023
Azure Backup Reports now includes support for more workloads: Azure Database for PostgreSQL Servers, Azure Blobs and Azure Disks.
5/15/2023
Azure Backup support for confidential VMs using Customer Managed Keys
5/3/2023
V4 is the latest upgrade for Microsoft Azure Backup Server (MABS). Azure Backup Server can now be installed on Windows Server 2022 with SQL Server 2022 as its database. MABS V4 brings key...
4/26/2023
Public preview for the support for Azure VMs using Premium SSD v2 in Azure Backup.
4/5/2023
Public preview for the support for Azure VMs using Ultra disks in Azure Backup.
3/15/2023
Azure Backup is announcing public preview of Backup for AKS allowing customers to protect their applications by providing ability to backup and restore AKS clusters.
3/13/2023
Immutable vaults help you protect your backups against threats like ransomware attacks and malicious actors by ensuring that your backup data cannot be deleted before its intended expiry time.