Azure Backup is the Azure-based service you can use to back up (or protect) and restore your data in the Microsoft cloud. Azure Backup replaces your existing on-premises or off-site backup solution with a cloud-based solution that is reliable, secure, and cost-competitive.
Azure Cloud Storage management even easier, more secure and efficient. It allows to optionally enable encryption and compression for your files and folders, uploads faster.
Azure storage offers three storage tiers for Blob object storage so that you can store your data most cost-effectively depending on how you use it.
- The Azure hot storage tier is optimized for storing data that is accessed frequently.
- The Azure cool storage tier is optimized for storing data that is infrequently accessed and stored for at least 30 days.
- The Azure archive storage tier is optimized for storing data that is rarely accessed and stored for at least 180 days with flexible latency.