Azure DevOps


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


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)