Azure Backup is a scalable solution for protecting your data in the Azure cloud and optionally can be integrated with Microsoft System Center Data Protection Manager for advanced workload protection running in your datacenter in VMs or on physical servers.

  • Data protection schedules can be daily, monthly, weekly, and yearly with retention up to 99 years in Azure
  • Protects workloads running in Azure, in VMs, or on physical servers
  • Centralized monitoring and reporting across on premises and Azure

This set up guide provides step by step instructions and information necessary to download, install and register the Azure Backup agent and to configure the Azure Back up Service. This guide is intended to be followed in the order in which it is organized.