Architect migration, business continuity, and disaster recovery in Azure

Solution Architect
Azure Virtual Machines
Azure Backup
Azure Site Recovery
Azure App Service
Azure SQL Database
Azure Migrate

Learn how to migrate resources to Azure, how to provide site recovery for your applications in Azure and on-premises, and how to your applications are available through service interruptions and changes in load.


  • Familiarity with virtual machines
  • Familiarity with backup and restore concepts
  • Familiarity with high availability and autoscaling concepts

Modules in this learning path

Learn how to provide disaster recovery for your on-premises infrastructure by using Azure Site Recovery to manage and orchestrate replication. Use Site Recovery to perform failover and failback of VMware virtual machines, Hyper-V virtual machines, and physical servers.

Help protect your applications and data from disasters with a well-designed site recovery solution.

In this module, you'll learn to provide disaster recovery for your Azure infrastructure by customizing replication, failover, and failback of Azure virtual machines with Azure Site Recovery.

Use Azure Backup to help protect on-premises servers, virtual machines, SQL Server, Azure file shares, and other workloads.

Protect the data in your Azure SQL database and recover from data loss or corruption with backup and restore.

Enable your application to automatically adjust to changes in load while minimizing costs with Virtual Machine Scale Sets.

Respond to periods of high activity by incrementally adding resources, and then removing these resources when activity drops, to reduce costs.

Respond to periods of increased activity by incrementally increasing the resources available and then, to reduce costs, decreasing these resources when activity drops.

Build an application that spans multiple geographic locations for high availability and resiliency.