In preparing this report, DCIG evaluated twelve Microsoft Azure cloud backup solutions based on multiple different features and capabilities. The general categories under which these features fell included:

  • Backup administration
  • Backup capabilities
  • Configuration, licensing, and pricing
  • Recovery and restores
  • Snapshot administration
  • Support


  • A listing of all twelve solutions evaluated
  • Next generation enterprise Azure cloud backup features
  • Azure cloud backup features that all enterprise Azure cloud backup solutions share
  • A deeper explanation on the key similarities and differences between the TOP 5 solutions
  • A profile of each TOP 5 enterprise Azure cloud backup solution that lists the ways it distinguishes itself from the other solutions


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