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    Monthly updates for Azure Backup: August 2019

    Aug 29

    Soft delete for virtual machines in Azure Backup

    We now provide soft delete capability to help protect cloud backups for IaaS virtual machines from accidental as well as malicious deletion.

    • Azure Backup
    • Features
    Aug 13

    Announcing Azure Backup limited public preview support for large disks up to 30TB size

    Today, we are announcing the limited public preview of larger and more powerful Azure Managed Disks of up to 30 TiB size. This preview provides production level support for managed virtual machines.

    • Azure Backup
    • Features
    • Services
    Aug 7

    Azure Backup is available in new Azure regions

    Azure Backup is now available in West India, UAE Central, UAE North, South Africa North, and South Africa West Azure regions.

    • Azure Backup
    • Regions & Datacenters


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