Solution architecture: SMB disaster recovery with Double-Take DR

Small and medium-sized enterprises can inexpensively implement disaster recovery to the cloud by using a partner solution such as Double-Take DR.

This solution is built on the Azure-managed services: Traffic Manager, VPN Gateway and Virtual Network. These services run in a high-availability environment that is patched and supported, allowing you to focus on your solution instead of the environment they run in.

SMB Disaster Recovery with Double Take DR Azure Failover Site Recovery VMs Primary Site (On-Premise) Before Failover After Failover *VMs aren't created until failover occurs IIS VM SQL Server2016 VM Virtual Network SQL Server2016 VM* IIS VM* Double-TakeDR VM Customers Traffic Manager(DNS Routing)

Implementation guidance

Products Documentation

Traffic Manager

DNS traffic is routed via Traffic Manager that can easily move traffic from one site to another based on policies defined by your organisation.

Double-Take DR

Double-Take DR is a partner solution.

VPN Gateway

The VPN gateway maintains the communication between the on-premises network and the cloud network securely and privately.

Virtual Network

The virtual network is where the failover site will be created when a disaster occurs.

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