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October 2019

Oct 1

Recovery Services REST API—Switch to API version 2019-05-13 or above

If you’re directly accessing the backup protected items REST API (not involving Azure portal, PS, or CLI), please immediately switch to API version 2019-05-13 or above.

  • Recovery Services
  • Azure Backup

November 2018

Nov 7

Azure portal November 2018 update

NOW AVAILABLE

See updates to the Azure portal in November 2018.

  • Microsoft Azure portal
  • Marketplace
  • Recovery Services
  • Azure SQL Database
  • Azure Synapse Analytics

February 2018

Feb 27

Public preview: Azure Backup integration with Azure Files

IN PREVIEW

You can back up file shares automatically based on policy and restore instantly to a point in time by using the Azure portal.

  • Azure Backup
  • Storage Accounts
  • Recovery Services

June 2016

Jun 15

Azure Site Recovery: Scout 8.0.1 Update 3 is available

An update is available for Scout 8.0.1 for Azure Site Recovery. It includes bug fixes and enhancements.

  • Recovery Manager
  • Azure Site Recovery
  • Recovery Services

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