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Ensure application availability with cloud-based disaster recovery

Reduce application downtime during IT interruptions, without compromising compliance. Microsoft disaster recovery supports applications in Azure and on-premises, providing comprehensive coverage across Linux, Windows, VMware and Hyper-V virtual machines, and physical servers.

Reduce infrastructure costs

Lower your on-premises infrastructure costs by using Azure as a secondary site for conducting business during outages. Or, eliminate data centre costs altogether by moving to Azure and setting up disaster recovery between Azure regions. You can pre-assess network, storage and compute resources needed to replicate applications from on-premises to Azure – and only pay for compute and storage resources needed to run apps in Azure during outages.

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Simple to deploy and manage

Set up Azure Site Recovery simply by replicating applications between Azure regions in three steps. As a fully integrated offering, Site Recovery is automatically updated with new Azure features as they’re released. Minimise recovery issues by sequencing the order of multi-tier applications running on multiple virtual machines from the Azure portal. Ensure compliance by testing your disaster recovery plan without affecting production workloads or end users. And keep on-premises applications available during outages with automatic recovery to Azure.

Minimise downtime with dependable recovery

Azure Site Recovery is backed by a 99.9 per cent SLA and 24/7 support to keep your enterprise running smoothly. With best-in-class recovery point objective (RPO) and recovery time objective (RTO), you can feel confident that your Azure and on-premises applications will be available and compliant.

Capstone Mining
"Before, it could take months and potentially millions of dollars to replicate infrastructure and recover data after a disaster, in addition to suffering disruption of business operations. Now we can recover instantly and at no cost"

Jim Slattery, Chief Financial Officer, Capstone Mining

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