Enabling Azure Backup

Once the recovery services vault is created, we can start configuring. As mentioned, we have two different services and both services can be used to protect resources in Azure and on-premises.

Let's start with enabling Azure Backup on Azure resources. If we select that we want to protect workloads in Azure under the Azure Backup configuration, options for protections are Virtual machine, Azure FileShare (Preview), and SQL Server in Azure VM (Preview). Let's select Virtual machine and continue. An example of Azure resources for Azure Backup is shown here:

A list of resources available will be automatically provided. As ...

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