PowerShell Script Sample: Backup and Restore on Windows Azure IaaS

Backup and Restore is critical to operate real world systems.   In this article I will walk you through the process to backup and restore Windows Server system disk from a VM running in the Windows Azure IaaS environment using PowerShell.   Follow these instructions to backup a

 
 
 
 
 
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7/17/2013
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  • Script is not updated
    1 Posts | Last post February 13, 2014
    • Script doesn't have -StayProvisioned.
      Could someone please confirm what Anders brought up?
      
      Thank you,
      Sean
  • Incorrect use of Stop-AzureWM
    1 Posts | Last post September 16, 2013
    • Hi and thanks for the script samples. They helped me a lot.
      
      A comment on the use of Stop-AzureWM: You should add the parameter -StayProvisioned to ensure that the VM is not deallocated. If it gets deallocated it will loose its IP-reservartion which is not what you want. :-)
      
      Kind regards,
      Anders