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Backup files in blob container RRS feed

  • Question

  • Hi, 

    Does anyone know if there are any apps/utilities to automate purging of blobs in Azure containers? We are backing up all our SQL databases to these containers but need some way to housekeep them.  For example, only the last FULL backup from a UAT server and deleting all log backups over six months old where a FULL exists.

    Just asking before I write my own. 

    Thanks

    Thursday, August 31, 2017 3:11 PM

Answers

  • Programmatically deleting older blobs in Windows Azure Storage

    Refer to the below mentioned article.

    https://gallery.technet.microsoft.com/scriptcenter/Remove-Storage-Blobs-that-aae4b761

    Additional information: Click here
    Automate SQL server backup file removal/deletion from Azure blob storage

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    Thursday, August 31, 2017 5:45 PM
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