Update for Azure Backup to enable large data sources of 1.65 TB

Applies to: Windows Server 2008 R2 DatacenterWindows Server 2008 R2 EnterpriseWindows Server 2008 R2 Foundation More

Summary


When you use Azure Backup to back up your data, the backup fails if the individual size of data source that you are backing up is more than 850 gigabytes (GB). A typical data source in such a situation is a volume, a Hyper-V virtual machine, or a Microsoft SQL Server database.

More Information


After you apply this update, you should be able to back up data sources of up to 1.65 terabytes (TB).

Update information

The following update (version 2.0.8683.0) is available for download from the Microsoft Download Center:

For more information about how to download Microsoft support files, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
119591 How to obtain Microsoft support files from online services
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Prerequisites

To apply this update, you must have one of the following updates installed:

Restart information

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

Replacement information

This update does not replace any previously released update.

Status


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

References


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