Microsoft SQL Server Backup to Windows Azure Tool enables backup to Windows Azure Blob Storage and encrypts and compresses SQL Server backups stored locally or in the cloud.

Download from: http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=40740

In conjunction with in-the-box Cloud Backup in SQL Server 2014, Microsoft SQL Server Backup to Windows Azure Tool enables a single cloud backup strategy across all versions of SQL Server. Reduce CAPEX and OPEX by shifting from on-premises storage to secure and cost-effective Windows Azure Blob Storage Service, and protect your data and with the durability of the Windows Azure platform.

For prior versions of SQL Server, the Tool provides:

  • Easy integration with Windows Azure Blob Storage.
  • Off-site SQL Server backups, accessible from anywhere.
  • Encryption and compression for cloud and on-premises SQL Server backups.