Provide disaster recovery by replicating storage data across regions and failing over to a secondary location

Azure Storage

In this module, you'll learn to evaluate and choose a redundancy option for Azure Storage. You'll create a storage account and blob container to demonstrate replication. You'll also initiate storage account failover to the secondary region.

Learning objectives

By the end of this module, you'll be able to:

  • Choose the right Azure Storage redundancy option for your organization.
  • Demonstrate how to initiate a storage account failover.


  • Basic knowledge of Azure Storage, which includes use of storage accounts and Azure blobs
  • (Optional) Access to an Azure subscription