Microsoft SQL Server Backup to Windows Azure Tool enables backup to Windows Azure Blob Storage and encrypts and compresses SQL Server backups stored locally or in the cloud.
In conjunction with in-the-box Cloud Backup in SQL Server 2014, Microsoft SQL Server Backup to Windows Azure Tool enables a single cloud backup strategy across all versions of SQL Server. Reduce CAPEX and OPEX by shifting from on-premises storage to secure and cost-effective Windows Azure Blob Storage Service, and protect your data and with the durability of the Windows Azure platform.
For prior versions of SQL Server, the Tool provides:
- Easy integration with Windows Azure Blob Storage.
- Off-site SQL Server backups, accessible from anywhere.
- Encryption and compression for cloud and on-premises SQL Server backups.