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OMS Monitoring solution for Azure Backup using Azure Log analytics

We previously announced the preview of Azure Backup reporting and gave customers the ability to generate their own reports and build customizations using Power BI. Today, we are pleased to let you know that you can leverage the same workflow …

Virtual Network Service Endpoints and Firewalls for Azure Storage now generally available

This blog post was co-authored by Anitha Adusumilli, Principal Program Manager, Azure Networking.

Today we are announcing the general availability of Firewalls and Virtual Networks (VNets) for Azure Storage along with Virtual Network Service Endpoints. Azure Storage Firewalls and Virtual …

Customer success stories with Azure Backup: Russell Reynolds

This is the first of a blog series which presents success stories from customers with Azure Backup. Here we discuss how Azure Backup helped Russell Reynolds

Customer background

Russell Reynolds is a global leadership and executive search firm which helps …

Azure Storage SDKs for Python, Ruby and PHP now generally available

Today we are excited to announce the general availability of the Azure Storage SDKs for Python, Ruby and PHP! Thanks to everyone who participated in the previews and provided feedback.

This GA release brings forward a few significant …

Launching the Azure Storage Solution showcase

I am pleased to announce a new webcast series showcasing innovative technology partners who have built solutions on top of the Azure Storage infrastructure. Microsoft has always been committed to our partner ecosystem and we are especially proud of the …

Azure Zone Redundant Storage in public preview

We are excited to announce the public preview of Azure Zone Redundant Storage (ZRS). ZRS greatly simplifies development of highly available applications by storing three replicas of your data in different Availability Zones, with inserts and updates to data …

Announcing integration of Azure Backup into VM create experience

Today, we are excited to announce the ability to enable backup on virtual machines from VM create experience in the portal. Last year, we also announced support for backing up virtual machines from VM management blade. With this announcement, …

Azure Backup now supports BEK encrypted Azure virtual machines

Azure Backup stands firm on the promise of simplicity, security, and reliability by giving customers a smooth and dependable experience across scenarios. Continuing on the enterprise data-protection promise, today, we are excited to announce the support for backup and restore …

Cloud storage now more affordable: Announcing general availability of Azure Archive Storage

Today we’re excited to announce the general availability of Archive Blob Storage starting at an industry leading price of $0.002 per gigabyte per month! Last year, we launched Cool Blob Storage to help customers reduce storage costs by tiering …

Preview the new Azure Storage SDK for Go & Storage SDKs roadmap

We are excited to announce the new and redesigned Azure Storage SDK for Go with documentation and examples available today. This new SDK was redesigned to follow the next generation design philosophy for Azure Storage SDKs and is built on …

Azure Site Recovery powers TierPoint DRaaS

We are excited to announce that TierPoint, a Microsoft trusted partner, now offers Azure Site Recovery as a managed DR solution. TierPoint understands Azure Site Recovery at a deep level and creates policy-based, software-defined solutions that bring recovered systems online …

Windows System State Backup to Azure with Azure Backup is generally available

We are excited to announce the general availability (GA) of Windows Server System State Backup to Azure with the Azure Backup agent. We previewed the direct offsite of Windows Server System State to Azure using the Azure Backup agent earlier …

Announcing automatic OS upgrades for Azure VM scale sets

Infrastructure scale and complexity

When Azure virtual machine scale sets were introduced, we made it easy to deploy and manage cloud infrastructure at very large scale. We are continually looking for ways to lower the overall cost of managing cloud …

TierPoint adds Azure Site Recovery to its DraaS offerings

We are excited to announce that TierPoint, a Microsoft trusted partner, has added Azure Site Recovery to its portfolio of managed Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS) offerings. TierPoint… …

Linux FUSE adapter for Blob Storage

Azure Blob Storage is used in cloud applications everyday for its cost-efficiency, scale and simplicity. Today however, many applications continue to be developed with a local file system in mind, and there are a large number of legacy applications that …

One-click replication for Azure Virtual Machines with Azure Site Recovery

We are happy to announce that Azure Site Recovery (ASR) is now built into the virtual machine experience so that you can setup replication in one click for your Azure virtual machines. Combined with ASR’s one-click failover capabilities, its simpler …

Hardening Azure Analysis Services with the new firewall capability

Azure Analysis Services (Azure AS) is designed with security in mind and takes advantage of the security features available on the Azure platform. For example, integration with Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) provides a solid foundation for access control. Any …

Announcing Azure Files share snapshots public preview

Azure Files offers fully managed cloud file shares, and extends the ability of organizations to share files across on-premises and the cloud. With support for industry standard SMB protocol, this service is truly cross-platform and can support mounting as file …

Azure Site Recovery powers new Managed DR offerings by Microsoft Partners

Today we are excited to announce that two of our Microsoft partners, Rackspace and CDW, now offer Azure Site Recovery as a managed DR solution for customers.

Rackspace, with over 15 years of Microsoft experience and expertise, and a five-time …

WANdisco enables continuous data replication on Azure HDInsight for Big Data applications

We are pleased to announce the expansion of HDInsight Application Platform to include WANdisco. You can install the WANdisco Fusion app and take advantage of the free trial too.

Azure HDInsight is the industry leading fully-managed cloud Apache Hadoop …

Announcing Virtual Network integration for Azure Storage and Azure SQL

Today, we are glad to announce the public preview of Virtual Network (VNet) Service Endpoints for Azure Storage and Azure SQL. 

For many of our customers moving their business-critical data to the cloud, data breaches remain a top concern. Various …

Announcing Preview of Azure Storage Firewalls and Virtual Networks

Enterprises are faced with the daunting challenge of engaging their employees, customers, and partners in today's hostile and dangerous online environement. They are increasingly turning to layered security approaches that help them stay secure in the face of potential failures of …

Announcing the public preview of Azure Storage metrics in Azure Monitor

Today, we are pleased to announce the availability of Azure Storage metrics in Azure Monitor. You can start working with these new metrics in the following regions: West US, West US 2, West Central US, Central US, East US, East US …

Announcing the public preview for Azure File Sync

Azure File Sync

Extend your on-premises file servers to Azure Files with Azure File Sync

Since Azure Files became generally available, we’ve consistently heard from our customers that they want to embrace the power and flexibility of the cloud without giving up the …

On-premises Azure Files access on Linux update and new troubleshooter

We announced the availability of Linux on-premises and cross-region mounting of Azure Files for the first OS distribution – Ubuntu 17.04, in April. Today, we are happy to share that more Linux distributions now include this functionality, which will allow …

Announcing larger, higher scale storage accounts

One of the fastest areas of growth in cloud computing is around data storage. With a variety of workloads such as IoT telemetry, logging, media, genomics and archival driving cloud data growth, the need for scalable capacity, bandwidth, and transactions …

Announcing the public preview of Azure Archive Blob Storage and Blob-Level Tiering

From startups to large organizations, our customers in every industry have experienced exponential growth of their data. A significant amount of this data is rarely accessed but must be stored for a long period of time to meet business continuity …

Imanis Data – Cloud migration, backup for your big data applications on Azure HDInsight

We are pleased to announce the availability of Imanis Data on Azure.

Azure HDInsight is the industry leading fully-managed cloud Apache Hadoop & Spark offering, which allows customers to run reliable open source analytics with an industry-leading SLA. Imanis Data

Plan Backup and Disaster Recovery for Azure IaaS Disks

We have recently posted an article explaining the Backup and DR for Azure Disks. We encourage Azure IaaS users to refer to this document for planning the right Backup and Disaster Recovery (DR) methodology for their disks. Following are …

Stretched Hyper-V Cluster on Azure using Express Route

Traditionally, in an on-premises environment we setup stretch clusters across regions to protect against region failure. Microsoft came up with Azure Site Recovery to give users the the capability to move their workloads into Azure during a site or workload …

Amping up your disaster recovery with Azure Site Recovery

If you are in the process of building or revising your business continuity plans, it’s worth taking a look at Azure Site Recovery (ASR). ASR is a disaster recovery service that allows you to failover on-premises applications running on Linux …

Instant File Recovery from Azure VM backups is now generally available

Today, we are excited to announce that Instant recovery of files and folders from Azure VM backups by Azure Backup is now generally available (GA). This adds to the repertoire of cloud-first features we have been delivering from Azure Backup. …

Artificial Intelligence tunes Azure SQL Databases

Automatic tuning

To stay competitive, today’s businesses need to make sure that they focus on their core competencies that directly deliver customer value while relying on their cloud provider to offer an affordable, reliable, and easy to use computing infrastructure …

Azure Cyber Analytics Program for Power and Utilities Customers

The utilities industry is under continuous and persistent threat. The Ukraine attack was a wake-up call for many utilities who would not have considered something as improbable as a serial-to-Ethernet gateway vulnerability to be one of the key factors in …

Azure Site Recovery support for Storage Spaces and Windows Server 2016

We recently announced the public preview of disaster recovery for Azure IaaS machines, which allows you to replicate applications between Azure regions as well as create networks, storage accounts, and availability sets. This capability reduces the complexity typically involved …

Announcing StorSimple 8000 series in the new Azure portal!

I'm pleased to announce the General Availability of StorSimple 8000 series management in the new Azure portal. Everything about the StorSimple Physical Device Series experience in the new Azure portal is designed to be easy. Our 8000 series customers can …

Protecting Windows Server 2016 using Azure Backup

The IT industry is excited about the general availability of Windows Server 2016 with enhancements to Active Directory, Hyper-V failover clustering, remote desktop services, and file and storage services. Windows Server 2016 is being widely run on physical as well …

New troubleshooting and diagnostics for Azure Files Storage mounting errors on Windows

Azure File Storage offers fully managed file shares in the cloud using the Server Message Block (SMB) protocol, which is the predominantly used file share protocol for on-premises Windows use cases. Azure Files can be mounted from any client OS …

Azure Site Recovery now supports Ubuntu

Azure Site Recovery makes business continuity accessible for all your IT applications by letting you use Azure as your recovery site. This offers a solution where you only pay for the resources you consume, alleviating the need to spend on …

Gain business insights using Power BI reports for Azure Backup

Azure Backup announced the support for alerting and monitoring in August 2016. Taking it a step further, we are excited to announce preview of Azure Backup Reports using Power BI. Azure Backup Reports provide the ability to gauge backup …

“Secure transfer required” is available in Azure Storage account

The "Secure transfer required" feature is now supported in Azure Storage account. This feature enhances the security of your storage account by enforcing all requests to your account through a secure connection.

This feature is disabled by default. For more details, …

Azure Site Recovery now supports managed disks

Azure Site Recovery (ASR) now supports managed disks. This follows the announcement of Azure’s support for managed disks in February. With the integration of managed disks into ASR, you can attach managed disks to your machines during a failover or …

Announcing large disk sizes of up to 4 TB for Azure IaaS VMs

Azure increases the maximum size and performance of Azure Disks

We are excited to announce an increase of maximum disk sizes for both Premium and Standard storage. This extends the maximum size of the disks from 1,024 GB to 4,095 …

Announcing Storage Service Encryption for Azure Managed Disks

We announced general availability of Managed Disks in February 2017.  Today, we are excited to announce Azure Storage Service Encryption (SSE) for Managed Disks. SSE provides encryption-at-rest and safeguard your data to meet your organizational security and compliance commitments.

SSE …

Announcing Storage Service Encryption with Customer Managed Keys limited preview

Today, we are excited to announce the Preview of Azure Storage Service Encryption with Customer Managed Keys integrated with Azure Key Vault for Azure Blob Storage. Azure customers already benefit from Storage Service Encryption for Azure Blob and File Storage …

Announcing public preview of disaster recovery for Azure IaaS virtual machines

I am excited to announce the public preview of disaster recovery for Azure IaaS virtual machines (VMs) using Azure Site Recovery (ASR). You can now easily replicate and protect IaaS based applications running on Azure to a different Azure region

Introducing Modern Backup Storage with Azure Backup Server on Windows Server 2016

One of the key features that was announced with the latest release of Azure Backup Server is Modern Backup Storage. Modern Backup Storage is a technology that leverages Windows Server 2016 native capabilities such as ReFS block cloning, deduplication and …

Protect Windows Server 2016 and vCenter/ESXi 6.5 using Azure Backup Server

Azure Backup Server is a cloud-first backup solution that helps in protecting business critical applications as well as virtual machines running on Hyper-V or VMware VMs. With the latest release of Azure Backup Server, you can protect applications such as …

Announcing the preview of Azure’s Largest Disk sizes

At Build Conference, we announced the addition of new Azure Disks sizes – which provide up to 4TB of disk space. These new sizes allow you to perform up to 250 MBps of storage throughput and 7,500 IOPS. The details …

Upgrade classic Backup and Site Recovery vaults to ARM Recovery Services vaults

Today, we are pleased to offer seamless upgrade of classic Backup or Site Recovery vaults to ARM based Recovery Services vaults.

Last May 2016, we announced the General Availability of Recovery Services (RS) vault based on the Azure Resource Manager …

Announcing AzCopy on Linux Preview

Today we are pleased to announce the preview version of the AzCopy on Linux with redesigned command-line interface that adopts POSIX parameter conventions. AzCopy is a command-line utility designed for copying large amounts of data to, and from Azure Blob, …

Azure SQL Database now supports transparent geographic failover of database groups

The built-in geo-replication feature has been generally available to SQL Database customers since 2014. During this time one of the most common customer requests has been about supporting transparent failover with automatic activation. Today we are happy to announce a …

Announcing general availability of Storage Service Encryption for Azure File Storage

Today, we are excited to announce the general availability of Storage Service Encryption for Azure Files Storage.

Azure File Storage is a fully managed service providing distributed and cross platform storage. IT organizations can lift and shift on premises file …

Azure CLI 2.0: new commands, features; available now in Azure Cloud Shell

As announced previously on this blog, we continue to make constant progress in adding new features to and stabilizing Azure CLI 2.0 over last several months.

At Microsoft Build 2017, we announced new functionality available in Azure CLI …

More storage for Premium elastic pools in Azure SQL Database

Until now the amount of storage available to Premium elastic pools in Azure SQL Database was limited to 750 GB.  We are pleased to announce that this limit has increased to 4 TB for the largest Premium pools. 

Premium pool

Enabling Azure CDN from Azure web app and storage account portal extension

Enabling CDN for your Azure workflow becomes easier than ever with this new integration. You can now enable and manage CDN for your Azure web app service or Azure storage account without leaving the portal experience.

When you have a website, a storage account …

Azure File Storage on-premises access for Ubuntu 17.04

Azure File Storage is a service that offers shared File Storage for any OS that implements the supported SMB Protocol. Since GA we supported both Windows and Linux. However, on premises access was only available to Windows. While Windows customers …

Cloud migration and disaster recovery of load balanced multi-tier applications

Support for Microsoft Azure virtual machines availability sets has been a highly anticipated capability by many Azure Site Recovery customers who are using the product for either cloud migration or disaster recovery of applications. Today, I am excited to announce …

Enhance protection of VMs with Azure Advisor backup recommendations

We have seen a few customer cases where customers accidentally deleted VMs or data inside a VM running in Azure. While Azure provides protection against infrastructure related failures, it can’t guard against user initiated actions such as accidental deletion or …

Azure Backup’s cloud-first approach and why it matters

Backup is all about how quickly you can be back up from a disaster or data loss situation. ​On this World Backup Day, this blog post is dedicated to explaining Azure Backup's cloud-first approach and how it helps …

One-click disaster recovery of applications using Azure Site Recovery

Disaster recovery is not only about replicating your virtual machines but also about end to end application recovery that is tested multiple times, error free, and stress free when disaster strikes, which are the Azure Site Recovery promises. If you …

Introducing Backup Pre-Checks for Backup of Azure VMs

Over the past couple of weeks, we have announced multiple enhancements for backup and recovery of both Windows and Linux Azure Virtual Machines that reinforce Azure Backup’s cloud-first approach of backing up critical enterprise data in Azure. Enterprise production environments …

Announcing application consistent backup for Linux VMs using Azure Backup

Azure Backup provides consistent file system backup of Linux Virtual Machines running in Azure. Today, we are extending this to take application consistent backups for enterprise critical applications such as MySQL, InterSystems Caché® DB, and SAP HANA running on …

Azure Site Recovery available in five new regions

To increase our service global footprint, we recently announced the expansion of Azure Site Recovery to Canada and UK regions. Apart from these two new countries, we have also deployed our service in West US2, making it available to all non-government Azure regions …

Instant File Recovery from Azure Linux VM backup using Azure Backup – Preview

We earlier announced Instant file recovery from Azure Windows VM backups which enables you to restore files instantly from the Azure Recovery Services Vault with no additional cost or infrastructure. Today, we are excited to announce the same feature …

Announcing general availability of Update 4.0 for StorSimple 8000 series

We are pleased to announce that StorSimple 8000 series Update 4.0 is now generally available. This release has the following new features and enhancements:

  • Heatmap-based restore – No more slowness when accessing data from appliance post device restore (DR). The

Using templates to customize restored VMs from Azure Backup

Last week, we covered how you can configure backup on Azure VMs using Azure Quickstart templates. In this blog post, we will cover how you can customize the VM that will be created as part of restore operation from Azure …

Disaster recovery for applications, not just virtual machines using Azure Site Recovery

Let’s say your CIO stops by one day and asks you, “What if we are hit by an unforeseen disaster tomorrow? Do you have the confidence to be able to run our critical applications on the recovery site, and guarantee

Backup Azure VMs using Azure Backup templates

This post was co-authored by Nilay Shah, Engineer, Azure Backup Product Group.

Azure Backup provides cloud-first solution to backup VMs running in Azure and on-premises. You can backup Azure Windows VMs with application-consistency and Azure Linux VMs with file-system consistency …

Protect and recover Hyper-V machines to premium storage with Azure Site Recovery

We are excited to announce support for replication of Hyper-V virtual machines (managed by System Center VMM or not under System Center VMM management)  to premium storage accounts in Azure. 

We recommend that you replicate I/O intensive enterprise workloads to …

New Azure Storage JavaScript client library for browsers – Preview

Today we are announcing our newest library: Azure Storage Client Library for JavaScript. The demand for the Azure Storage Client Library for Node.js, as well as your feedback, has encouraged us to work on a browser-compatible JavaScript library …

Announcing Microsoft Azure Storage Explorer 0.8.9

We just released Microsoft Azure Storage Explorer 0.8.9 last week. You can download it from http://storageexplorer.com/​.

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Snapshot

Recent new features in the past two releases:

  • Automatically download the latest version when it is available
  • Create, manage, and promote blob snapshots

Announcing the Public Preview of the Azure Site Recovery Deployment Planner

With large enterprises deploying Azure Site Recovery (ASR) as their trusted Disaster Recovery solution to protect hundreds of virtual machines to Microsoft Azure, proper deployment planning before production rollout is critical. Today, we are excited to announce the Public Preview …

Public Preview of Azure Site Recovery Deployment Planner for VMware

With large enterprises deploying Azure Site Recovery (ASR) as their trusted Disaster Recovery solution to protect hundreds of virtual machines to Microsoft Azure, proper deployment planning before production rollout is critical. Today, we are excited to announce the Public Preview …

Azure Command Line 2.0 now generally available

Back in September, we announced Azure CLI 2.0 Preview. Today, we’re announcing the general availability of the vm, acs, storage and network commands in Azure CLI 2.0. These commands provide a rich interface for a large array …

Azure brings 5 new services to Canada

Since the beginning of the year, we’ve deployed multiple new services in Canada. Please find below a brief summary of recently deployed services.

Available now

HDInsight is the only fully-managed cloud Hadoop offering that provides optimized open source analytic clusters …

Best Practices: How to deploy Azure Site Recovery Mobility Service

With large enterprises deploying Azure Site Recovery (ASR) as their trusted Disaster Recovery (DR) solution for application-aware DR, their DR architects have asked us about the best practices to be followed while deploying ASR in production environments. Given ASR’s multi-VM …

Backup Managed Disk VMs using Azure Backup

Last week we announced the general availability of Managed Disks. Managed Disks are Azure Resource Manager (ARM) resources, that can be deployed via templates to create thousands of Managed Disks without worrying about creating storage accounts or specifying disk …

Key updates to Azure Backup Server

Microsoft Azure Backup Server (MABS) is a cloud-first backup solution to protect data and workloads across heterogeneous IT environments of enterprises. It is available as a free download with Azure Backup without the requirement of System Center License or SQL …

Azure Backup and Azure Site Recovery now available in UK

We’re pleased to announce Azure Backup and Azure Site Recovery now available in the UK.

Azure Backup – The Azure-based service you can use to back up (or protect) and restore your data in the Microsoft cloud. Azure Backup enables Azure …

StorSimple Virtual Array available for Cloud Solutions Provider (CSP) partners

StorSimple Virtual Array (VA) is now available for Cloud Solution Provider (CSP) partners. We are enabling CSP partners to resell and own the end-to-end customer lifecycle with direct provisioning, billing, and support of StorSimple VA. CSP partners can deploy StorSimple VA …

Azure CLI: Managed Disks

Today, we announce Azure CLI support for Azure Managed Disks!

Microsoft announced the general availability of Azure Managed Disks – it simplifies the management and scaling of Virtual Machines.  The Managed Disks experience in Azure CLI is idomatic to the …

Announcing the release of StorSimple Virtual Array Update 0.4

A new update for StorSimple Virtual Array, version 10.0.10289.0 (Update 0.4) is now available for download. Update 0.4 contains bug fixes and key improvements around file share backup and restore performance. We recommend that you apply this update. The update …

Instant File Recovery from Cloud using Azure Backup

Since its inception, Azure Backup has empowered enterprises to embark on the digital transformation to cloud by providing a cloud-first approach to backup enterprise data both on-premises and in the cloud. Today, we are excited to go beyond providing Backup-as-a-Service …

New Lower Prices on Azure Virtual Machines and Blob Storage

We strive hard at Azure to offer you the best value in one of the most cost effective ways in the public cloud. We believe in providing a comprehensive cloud platform that not only enables customers to innovate rapidly, but …

Expanded subscription offers for StorSimple Virtual Array

Today StorSimple Virtual Array is available exclusively for Microsoft Enterprise Agreement (EA) customers. To leverage the StorSimple Virtual Array hybrid cloud offering, we are now expanding this solution to customers who are on MSDN, Pay-as-you-go, and other subscriptions. For more …

Announcing the new Azure Marketplace experience

This post was co-authored by Vybava Ramadoss, Senior Program Manager, Azure Marketplace.

Azure Marketplace provides a rich catalog of thousands of products and solutions from independent software vendors (ISVs) that have been certified and optimized to run on Azure. …

New Azure Storage Release – Larger Block Blobs, Incremental Copy, and more!

We are pleased to announce new capabilities in the latest Azure Storage Service release and updates to our Storage Client Libraries. This latest release allows users to take advantage of increased block sizes of 100 MB, which allows block blobs …

Azure Storage Queues New Feature: Pop-Receipt on Add Message

As part of the “2016-05-31” REST API version, we have introduced the pop receipt on add message functionality, which has been a commonly requested feature by our users.

Pop receipt functionality for the Queue service is a great tool for …

SoftNAS Cloud® on Azure – Cloud NAS Storage made easy

Today’s post, co-authored by Michael Richtberg, VP at SoftNAS, who heavily contributed in describing much of the technical details discussed in this document.

What if you could take advantage of the unlimited flexibility offered by an Azure cloud hosted infrastructure …

Protection and recovery of Citrix XenDesktop and XenApp using Azure Site Recovery

I am excited to announce support for the protection and recovery of Citrix XenDesktop and XenApp environments in Azure using Azure Site Recovery (ASR).  We have been working closely with Citrix to validate and provide guidance on leveraging ASR to …

General Availability: Larger Block Blobs in Azure Storage

Azure Blob Storage is a massively scalable object storage solution capable of storing and serving tens to hundreds of petabytes of data per customer across a diverse set of data types including media, documents, log files, scientific data and much …

Microsoft Azure Storage Import/Export Announcements

Azure Import/Export Service enables transfer of data in and out of Azure Blob Storage by shipping data on harddrives. You can use this service when you have large amount of data which takes long to upload/download over network. We are …

Integral Analytics moves to Azure SQL Data Warehouse from AWS for high performance

With greater focus on new forms of energy and technological progress in the space of solar energy, the world in which traditional power utilities operate has been going through significant change. Integral Analytics helps power utilities be on top of …

AzCopy 5.1.1 Release

We are pleased to announce the release of AzCopy 5.1.1, and have made the following updates in this release:

Integration of Data Movement Library into AzCopy

A request we get often is "how does AzCopy work?" With this release, we have now integrated DMLib into AzCopy, which allows you …

Announcing Exclude Disk Support for Hyper-V VMs with ASR

A key ask that Azure Site Recovery (ASR) customers often have is the ability to exclude disks from replication, either to optimize the replication bandwidth consumed or to optimize the target-side resources utilized by such disks. ASR's VMware to Azure …

StorSimple as a Backup Target

We are pleased to announce that backup-to-disk workloads will be supported on the StorSimple 8000 Series devices running Update 3 or later. We are also making deployment guides available to help configure backup applications that use StorSimple as a disk-based …

Help us shape Azure Storage Client Libraries and Tools

Azure Storage team is looking for feedback that will help with the planning of the Storage Client Libraries and Tools. If you currently use any of the client libraries and/or tools for Azure Storage, please take our short survey that …

Announcing StorSimple Data Transformation preview

There has been a popular and persistent ask from customers to do more with the data that moves to the cloud via StorSimple. For example, use an Azure service such as Azure Media Services, Azure HDInsight, or Azure Machine Learning …

Transitioning your StorSimple Virtual Array to the new Azure portal

Today we are announcing the availability of StorSimple Virtual Device Series in the new Azure portal. This release features significant improvement in the user experience. Our customers can now use the new Azure portal to manage the StorSimple Virtual …