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: