Microsoft has announced the public preview of disaster recovery for Azure IaaS virtual machines (VMs) using Azure Site Recovery (ASR). With this new capability of Azure Backup for IaaS VM, you can also protect IaaS based applications running on Azure by replicating on to different Azure regions.
- Offered “as-a-Service” – No need of additional infrastructure.
- Simplified experience – Enables Cross-region DR.
- Application-aware security – Control a fail over.
- Non-disruptive DR drills