What are the issues that Azure Backup helps to address?

Azure Backup can be used as a reliable offsite data protection for current local backups of your customer in a convenient, automated and safe manner. You can choose to store your data in a designated Microsoft Azure Data Centre Region and given options to replicate your data within the same region or other geographies for additional protection. The data is both encrypted in flight and at rest in Azure Recovery Services Vault.

Azure backup is designed to be efficient and flexible with initial full backup followed by incremental changes of the data are sent based on a defined schedule. Built-in compression helps limit network utilization and throttling shapes the network traffic for customers.