Azure SQL Database Built-in Backups!

Arun Kumar Singh
Nov 24, 2020 · 1 min read

Azure SQL Database is a fully managed relational database solution. It provides built-in regional high availability and turnkey Geo-replication to any Azure region.

Lets talk about backups !

Basic, standard and premium databases are backed up automatically in Azure SQL Database.

These backups are retained for 7 days, 14 days, and 35 days respectively. Long-term backup retention enables you to keep the backups up to 10 years. This is in limited public preview for SQL…