Backing Up a SQL Database Managed Instance on an Azure Cloud

You can run a full backup operation to back up Azure SQL database managed instances on an Azure cloud.


  1. From the CommCell Browser, click Client Computers > client > SQL Server > instance.
  2. Right-click the Azure SQL managed database subclient that you want to back up, and then click Backup.

    The Backup Options for Subclient dialog box appears.

  3. In the Select Backup Type pane, select Full.
  4. In the Job Initiation section, choose whether to run the backup job immediately or on a schedule.
  5. Click OK.

If you run the backup job immediately, you can monitor the progress of the backup job in the Job Controller window. For more information, see Job Controller.

After the backup job is complete, you can view the backup job history. For more information, see Job History.

What to Do Next

You can perform the following restore operation: Restoring an Azure SQL Database Managed Instance from an Azure Cloud to Another Azure Cloud

Last modified: 8/27/2019 8:19:06 PM