Implement disaster recovery in Windows Server on-premises and hybrid environments

Solution Architect
Technology Manager
Site Recovery
Windows Server

Learn how to use Hyper-V Replica to provide an affordable BCDR solution for a virtual environment. Learn also how to implement Azure Site Recovery for in on-premises scenarios and to protect your Azure infrastructure.


  • Experience with Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2016, or later.
  • Familiarity with core networking technologies.
  • Windows Server Hyper-V fundamentals
  • Familiarity with virtual machines
  • Familiarity with backup and restore concepts
  • Familiarity with high availability and autoscaling concepts

Modules in this learning path

Learn about Hyper-V Replica, scenarios for its use, and prerequisites to use it. Learn about Azure Site Recovery and the benefits of using it, focusing on implementing Site Recovery in on-premises scenarios.

You'll learn about Azure Backup before learning to implement Recovery Vaults and Azure Backup Policies. You’ll learn to implement Windows IaaS VM recovery, perform backup and restore of on-premises workloads, and manage Azure VM backups.

Provide disaster recovery for your on-premises infrastructure by managing and orchestrating replication, failover, and failback of VMware virtual machines, Hyper-V virtual machines, and physical servers with Azure Site Recovery.

Provide disaster recovery for your Azure infrastructure by managing and orchestrating replication, failover, and failback of Azure virtual machines with Azure Site Recovery.

Use Azure Backup to help protect the data for on-premises servers, virtual machines, virtualized workloads such as SQL Server or SAP HANA running in Azure VMs, Azure file shares, and more.