This blog was originally posted on the Microsoft Azure blog.
This blog was co-authored by Sujay Talasila, Senior Program Manager, Cloud + Enterprise.
Microsoft Azure is the first public cloud to offer native disaster recovery (DR) solution for applications running on IaaS virtual machines (VMs). Six months ago, we announced the general availability of DR for Azure VMs using Azure Site Recovery (ASR). Since then we have been heavily invested on ensuring that the customer experience of using this DR capability is nothing less than the best.