At its core backup service will use the already established cloud platform Windows Azure.
Developers of Microsoft Corporation reported on its blog about the plans regarding the backup service, which will be launched in the Windows Server operating system 8.
At its core, the service will use the already implemented cloud platform Windows Azure. For file transfer server administrators to backup storage service will meet Microsoft Online Backup Agent.
As for the basic functions of backup service, which will be available in Windows Server 8, it will be submitted to a simple user interface to access any files that you backed online stores. Windows Server 8 will copy to service only the changed blocks of data, which will reduce the amount of information transmitted.
In addition, the service will automatically check the integrity of all data. This means that if any files are damaged, they will be restored during the next automatic backup.
“The service provides IT-administrators to backup and protect your important data easy way, not at the cost of equipment or other resources, and by connecting to the Internet,” – said in a statement posted on the company blog.