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Monthly updates for August 2021

31 Aug

General availability: Azure Backup Offline backup with Azure Data Box


The capability to seed large initial Microsoft Azure Recovery Services (MARS) backups offline to recovery services vault using Azure Data Box is now generally available.

  • Azure Backup
  • Features
2 Aug

General availability: Azure Backup now supports Archive Tier for backups of SQL Server in Azure VMs


Azure Backup now provides the capability to move long term retention(LTR) recovery points to low-cost archive tier for SQL Server for Azure VM.

  • Azure Backup
  • Management
  • Features


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