You can now leverage Azure Backup solutions for all of your SQL Server workloads running within Virtual Machines, since Microsoft released this new feature global available since March 18th.
A few key propositions of this solutions are:
- 15 minute RPO, based on SQL log backup each 15 minutes
- Quick point-in-time restore with a single click
- Long-term retention
- Encrypted database support
- Single pane of glass: central management and monitoring within the Azure portal, including alerts
Check out the following video to learn how to get started: