arcserve Backup r16.5 can be installed and configured in Azure VMs and below arcserve Backup components are supported.
- arcserve Backup server (Base)
- Client Agent for Windows
- Open File Agent for Windows
- Agent for Microsoft SQL Server
Operating Systems and applications supported on physical machine by each component listed above are supported on Azure.
Only disk based devices (FSD and DDD) and cloud devices are supported as backup/staging destination. Azure can be configured as Cloud devices to run staging backups to Cloud and archive jobs to Cloud.
- Tape devices are not supported with Azure VMs
- Recovery of Azure VMs is not supported.