Now that we’re all saving money on our Azure bills, it’s time to backup those Azure VM disks. Skeddly now supports the creation and deletion of Azure disk snapshots with our two new actions:
Both of these actions work like their AWS counterparts.
With Skeddly’s new “Backup Virtual Machines” action, you can backup one or more virtual machines on your desired schedule. Virtual machines can be selected for backup using many methods:
Once virtual machines are selected, all attached disks will have snapshots created and tagged. VMs can be stopped for consistency.
On the opposite side, our new “Delete Disk Snapshots” action is used to delete old snapshots. Likewise, snapshots can be selected by:
A simple “x” days old delete scheme can be used. We also support more sophisticated “grandfather-father-son” delete schemes such as:
And once the snapshots are deleted, a CSV report can be emailed to you.
Full pricing information for these new actions is available on our pricing page.