Azure Backup updates

October 5, 2015

We will soon be able to get backup of Microsoft SQL Server, Hyper-V VM, SharePoint Server and Windows Clients in Microsoft Azure Backup without System Center Data Protection Manager (DPM).

I assume that the binaries will be released during or after the Microsoft launch event October 6th 2015


The Agent isn’t accessible yet but the download links are there with a link to a text file. AZbkp2 Stay tuned for an updated post once the binaries are released.

Marius Sandbu has covered this in an excellent post. New Azure backup “agent”


System Center App Controller – Free eBook

November 27, 2013

Microsoft Press has released a new ebook:

Cloud Management with App Controller


The book is a great introduction to Microsoft Hybrid Cloud Solutions and how to use and implement System Center App Controller.


PDF here Mobi file  here ePub here