Monday, June 3, 2019
When we released the capability of automatic update of agents used in disaster recovery of Azure VMs, the most frequent feedback we received was related to access control. The request from customers was to allow them to provide a previously created automation account – approved and created by a person who is entrusted with the right access in the subscription.
Wednesday, May 1, 2019
Azure Site Recovery enhances the monitoring experience of your VMware and physical workloads by introducing various health signals. These signals also provide scale guidance.
Thursday, February 14, 2019
Storage spaces direct (S2D) lets you host a guest cluster on Microsoft Azure which is especially useful in scenarios where virtual machines (VMs) are hosting a critical application like SQL, Scale out file server, or SAP ASCS.
Tuesday, January 29, 2019
Over the last five years, a gradual shift is observed toward open source environments for a number of advantages over boxed open sources. Factors of lower cost, flexibility, security, performance, and community support for open source operating systems, primarily Linux distros have largely been driving this shift across organizations.
Tuesday, January 29, 2019
Azure is the first public cloud to offer native disaster recovery solution for applications running on IaaS. We want to start this year with a recap of all the new capabilities that we enabled in the last few months that customers have loved.
Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Azure offers built-in disaster recovery (DR) solution for Azure Virtual Machines through Azure Site Recovery. In addition to the broadest global coverage, Azure has the most comprehensive resiliency strategy in the industry from mitigating rack level failures with Availability Sets and data center failures with Availability Zones to protecting against large-scale events with failover to separate regions with Azure Site Recovery.
Wednesday, December 5, 2018
One of the biggest hassles faced by administrators while using services provided by cloud providers is the need to catch up with the latest release and stay up-to-date. This involves downloading the latest software and performing frequent upgrades.
Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Azure Site Recovery now powers Veritas Backup Exec Instant Cloud Recovery (ICR) with Backup Exec 20.2 release. With ICR, Backup Exec users can easily create automatically updated off-site replicas of Virtual Machines in the Azure for a quick failover in case of a disruption on-premises. Backup Exec customers can minimize Recovery Point Objective (RPO) and Recovery Time Objective (RTO) for business critical applications realizing the benefits of Azure as dynamic disaster recovery platform using ICR.
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
On June 4th 2018, Corey Sanders announced the general availability of disaster recovery (DR) for Azure virtual machines using Azure Site Recovery in his blog post about why you should bet on azure for your infrastructure needs today and in the future.
Tuesday, April 10, 2018
Continuing in our series of tutorials showcasing features of Azure SQL database that enable SaaS app management, we are introducing two new tutorials that explore disaster recovery strategies for recovering an app and its resources in the event of an outage.