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Azure PostgreSQL Server Geo-Redundant Backups is Disabled

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Informational (4)

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Azure Database for PostgreSQL provides the flexibility to choose between locally redundant or geo-redundant backup storage in the General Purpose and Memory Optimized tiers.
  • Recommended Mitigation

    In order to provide better protection and the ability to restore your server in the event of a regional disaster, it is recommended to create PostgresSQL server with geo-redundant backup enabled. Geo-redundant backup can be configured only at the time of server creation, so you need to create a new PostgresSQL servers with geo-redundant backup enabled and make a migration to it.