08 Aug Azure Backup Security Features

Concerns about security problems, like malware, ransomware, and intrusion, are increasing. These security problems can be expensive, in terms of both cash and data. To shield towards such attacks, Azure Backup now offers security capabilities to help protect hybrid backups.  Prevention. A further layer of authentication is introduced every time a crucial operation like changing a passphrase is done. This validation is to ensure that such operations may be perform best by using users who have valid Azure credentials. Alerting. An email notification is sent to the subscription admin every time a crucial operation like deleting backup data is performed. This email guarantees that the user is...

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08 Aug Instant File Recovery from Azure VM backups

Microsoft announced that Instant recovery of files and folders from Azure VM backups by Azure Backup is now generally available. Another addition of features to Azure Backup. Instant recovery of files and folders from On Premise is already available. Benefits Recover files instantly – Now instantly recover files from the cloud backups of Azure VMs without any additional infrastructure. whether it’s accidental file deletion or simply validating...

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13 Jul Large Disk Size Support in Azure Site Recovery

Following the availability of big disk sizes in Azure, Microsoft has announced that Azure Site recovery (ASR) now supports the disaster recovery and migration of on-premises virtual machines and physical servers with disk sizes of up to 4095 GB to Azure. Many on-premises virtual machines that are a part of the Database tier and file servers use disks with sizes greater than 1 TB. Support for protecting these...

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