Microsoft Azure cloud gives us today a lot of possibilities for running different services, which will rationalize companies. Mails, DBs, even linux operating systems can be run in Azure. Less popular feature is to copy Veeam backups to Azure and later restore it there as an Azure VM keeping all settings and features. Moreover, it doesn’t matter where such machines were originally running: VMware vSphere, Microsoft Hyper-V, or are they backups of physical machines made by Veeam Endpoint Backup.
The procedure described in this whitepaper is based on completely free tools that are a part of Veeam portfolio. The only requirement is to have a Microsoft Azure subscription. These easy steps shows how you can use Microsoft Azure as a simple, disaster recovery center.
In this whitepaper you will learn:
- Preparation for the environment;
- How to send data to Microsoft Azure;
- How to restore the data as an Azure VM;
- And more!