Azure provides global scale cloud computing running in Microsoft Datacenters in over 40 regions. Azure Stack extends the value of Azure to a wider range of customers and scenarios by making a core set of services available to run on integrated systems running in customer’s or service provider datacenters. Many companies and service providers are evaluating Azure Stack Development Kit (ASDK) to learn more. Many of these companies are going beyond evaluation and thinking through strategy, design, and implementation of a hybrid cloud for modern apps and on-premises cloud services. Business continuity and disaster recovery (BC/DR) planning is an important part of a comprehensive strategy.
Business continuity and disaster recovery planning are closely related processes that a company uses to prepare for unforeseen risks. In this post, we’ll go through the protection objectives for different application types and recovery objectives so you can think about solutions that meet your business needs. These objectives will have a direct impact on the BC/DR strategy that you choose.