Azure DevOps

You can use the Commvault software to back up and restore Azure repositories.

Licensing for DevOps Apps

For information about licensing for the repositories backed up using DevOps apps, see Virtual Operating Instances in the License Summary Report.


Data You Can Back Up

  • Azure repositories

  • Metadata (repositories inherit project settings):

    • Project visibility (public repository, private repository)

    • Project description

  • Pull request:

    • Title

    • Description

    • State

    • Comments, reviewers, and tags

Data You Cannot Back Up

  • Azure repositories that are not part of the same project

  • TFVC (Team Foundation Version Control) repositories

Backups You Can Perform

  • Full backups

When You Can Perform Backups

  • On a schedule: The server plan that you assign manages scheduled backups

  • On demand: You can perform on-demand backups at any time

Backups You Can Use for Restores

  • The most recent backup: For example, restore the most recent backup to its original location

  • A backup from a specific date: For example, restore data to a point in time before it became unusable

  • Backups from a date range: For example, restore data that was accidentally deleted

Destinations You Can Restore To

  • The current location (in place)

  • A different location on the same app or a different app (out of place)

  • A different repository hosting service such as GitHub (out of place)

  • A disk (out of place)