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Monthly updates for October 2021

29 Oct

Public preview: Multiple backups per day for Azure Files


Azure Backup now supports configuring multiple backups per day for Azure Files via backup policy. You can achieve RPO (Recovery Point Objective) up to 4 hours using Azure Files snapshot-based backup solution.

  • Azure Files
  • Azure Backup
  • Features
25 Oct

General availability: Azure Backup now supports Archive Tier through Azure Portal


Azure Backup support to move backups for SQL and SAP HANA databases running in Azure VMs into the Archive tier, via Azure portal and Azure CLI, is also generally available.

  • Azure Backup
  • Features
  • Management
4 Oct

Public preview of Azure NetApp Files Backup capability


Azure NetApp Files backup expands the data protection capabilities of Azure NetApp Files by providing fully managed backup solution for long-term recovery, archive, and compliance.

  • Azure NetApp Files
  • Features


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