Backup

First impressions of Azure VM Backup

Microsoft announced the launch of Azure VM backup earlier this week: http://azure.microsoft.com/blog/2015/03/26/azure-backup-announcing-support-for-backup-of-azure-iaas-vms/ It is a feature that many of us have been waiting for so decided to give it a try on a small deployment I am currently working on. The steps below outline what I did to configure Azure Backup and some of the issues encountered. I have included steps and screenshots as there doesn’t seem to be much documentation around and hopefully they can be used to see what the process is before diving in head first. Creating a backup vault This is done exactly the same way as we…
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