Update rollup package adds features to Microsoft Azure Online Backup in System Center 2012 SP1 DPM and in Windows Server 2012

Applies to: System Center 2012 Data Protection ManagerWindows Server 2012 DatacenterWindows Server 2012 Datacenter


This article describes an update rollup package that adds the following features to the Microsoft Azure Online Backup for Microsoft System Center 2012 Service Pack 1 (SP1) Data Protection Manager (DPM) on a computer that is running Windows Server 2012: 
  • Improvements in the performance of Microsoft Azure Online Backp. 
  • Microsoft Azure Online Backup support for a SQL Server data source in System Center 2012 SP1 DPM. 
  • Increased retention range of Microsoft Azure Online Backup for System Center 2012 SP1 DPM to support 120 recovery points.  


Update information

To obtain this update, download or run the following file from the Microsoft Download Center: 


To apply this update, you must be running System Center 2012 SP1 Data Protection Manager or Windows Server 2012.

Registry information

To use the update in this package, you do not have to make any changes to the registry.

Restart requirement

You do not have to restart the computer after you apply this update.