Cloud & Infrastructure

Ensuring Business Continuity with Azure Site Recovery

In today’s dynamic business environment, unplanned disruptions such as natural disasters, hardware failures, or human errors can severely impact your operations. Azure Site Recovery offers a powerful solution to help you maintain business continuity and minimise downtime during such events. With its robust disaster recovery capabilities, Azure Site Recovery provides peace of mind, allowing you to focus on what matters most; keeping your business running.

Key features and benefits of Azure Site Recovery

  1. Replication and Orchestration: Azure Site Recovery enables the replication and orchestration of your on-premise or cloud-based workloads to Azure. It replicates your virtual machines, physical servers and even entire data centres, ensuring that your critical applications and data are continuously protected and available for recovery.
  2. Rapid Recovery: In the event of a disaster or disruptive event, Azure Site Recovery allows you to quickly failover and recover your workloads in Azure. By leveraging Azure’s global infrastructure and high-speed network connectivity, you can minimise downtime and resume operations promptly, reducing the impact on your business and customers.
  3. Application Consistency: Azure Site Recovery ensures application consistency during failover and recovery operations. It coordinates the replication and recovery process, ensuring that your applications and data are recovered in a consistent state, maintaining data integrity and minimising the risk of data corruption or loss.
  4. Flexible Recovery Plans: Azure Site Recovery provides the flexibility to define customised recovery plans based on your specific business requirements. You can prioritise the recovery of critical applications, set up sequencing dependencies and automate recovery workflows, streamlining the recovery process and ensuring that your applications are restored in the right order.
  5. Non-Disruptive Testing: Azure Site Recovery allows you to test your disaster recovery plans without impacting your production environment. You can perform non-disruptive recovery plan testing, known as planned failover, to validate your recovery strategy and ensure that your systems and applications will function as expected during an actual disaster scenario.
  6. Cost Optimisation: Azure Site Recovery helps you optimise your disaster recovery costs by eliminating the need for dedicated secondary sites or costly standby infrastructure. With Azure’s pay-as-you-go model, you only pay for the resources consumed during a disaster or test scenario, resulting in significant cost savings compared to traditional disaster recovery solutions.
  7. Compliance and Security: Azure Site Recovery adheres to industry-leading security and compliance standards, including ISO 27001, SOC 1, SOC 2, HIPAA, and GDPR. Your replicated data is encrypted both in transit and at rest, ensuring the confidentiality and integrity of your information. Azure also provides built-in security features, such as Azure Firewall and Azure DDoS Protection, to further enhance the security of your applications and data.
  8. Seamless Integration: Azure Site Recovery seamlessly integrates with other Azure services, enabling you to leverage the full power of Azure for your disaster recovery needs. Whether you need to integrate with Azure Virtual tailored Networks, Azure Load Balancer, or other Azure services, you can create a comprehensive and integrated solution to your business requirements.

Partner with us for a resilient Business Continuity Strategy

At mhance we understand the importance of uninterrupted operations for your business. Our team of experts is experienced in implementing Azure Site Recovery solutions, tailored to your unique requirements. We provide end-to-end support, including design, implementation, monitoring and ongoing management, ensuring a resilient and efficient disaster recovery strategy.

What can you do with Azure Site Recovery services?


With our Azure Site Recovery services, you can:

  • Assess and analyse your current disaster recovery capabilities
  • Design and implement a robust and scalable disaster recovery solution using Azure Site Recovery
  • Automate recovery workflows, define recovery point objectives (RPOs) and recovery time objectives (RTOs) to align with your business needs
  • Conduct regular testing and validation of your disaster recovery plans to ensure readiness and compliance
  • Monitor and manage your disaster recovery environment to proactively address any potential issues or gaps


Don’t let unforeseen events disrupt your business operations. Partner with us to leverage the power of Azure Site Recovery and safeguard your business continuity. Contact us today to discuss your disaster recovery requirements and explore how Azure Site Recovery can benefit your organisation.


Protecting your business against ransomware with Azure Backup

In today’s digital landscape, ransomware attacks have become increasingly prevalent and can cause significant damage to businesses of all sizes. Safeguarding your critical data and ensuring business continuity are essential priorities. Azure Backup provides a robust solution to protect your business against ransomware threats and helps you recover quickly in the event of an attack.


How does Azure Backup protect you?

Incremental Backups: Azure Backup utilises incremental backups, which means that only the changes made since the last backup are captured and stored. This approach minimises the amount of data transferred and stored, reducing the risk of ransomware-infected files being backed up and preserving storage capacity.


Immutable Backups

Incremental Backups: Azure Backup utilises incremental backups, which means that only the changes made since the last backup are captured and stored. This approach minimises the amount of data transferred and stored, reducing the risk of ransomware-infected files being backed up and preserving storage capacity.


Multiple Recovery Points

Azure Backup allows you to create multiple recovery points, capturing different versions of your data over time. In the event of a ransomware attack, you can restore your data to a previous clean state, eliminating the need to pay a ransom or lose valuable information.


Offline and Offsite Storage

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Azure Backup enables you to store your backups offline and offsite, away from your primary infrastructure. This isolation prevents ransomware from spreading to your backup data, ensuring that you have a secure copy of your information available for recovery purposes.


Integration with Security Tools

Azure Backup seamlessly integrates with Azure Security Center and Azure Monitor, providing enhanced visibility and monitoring capabilities. These tools can help you detect suspicious activities, identify potential vulnerabilities and proactively respond to security threats, including ransomware attacks.


Rapid Recovery


With Azure Backup, you can quickly restore your data to its original location or an alternate location in case of a ransomware incident. The efficient recovery process minimises downtime, allowing your business to resume operations swiftly and mitigate potential financial and reputational losses.


Testing and Validation

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Azure Backup offers the ability to test and validate your backups without disrupting your production environment. This feature allows you to ensure the integrity and recoverability of your data, giving you peace of mind and confidence in your backup and recovery strategy.


Key benefits of Azure Backup

  • Cost-effectiveness

    Azure Backup offers flexible pricing options, allowing you to pay only for the storage you consume. This eliminates the need for upfront hardware investments and provides cost savings compared to traditional backup solutions.

  • Scalability and Reliability

    Azure Backup scales seamlessly to meet your growing data protection needs. With the assurance of Microsoft's resilient infrastructure, your backups are highly available and durable.

  • Simplified Management

    Azure Backup provides a centralised management portal and APIs, enabling you to easily configure and monitor your backups across multiple machines and locations. The intuitive interface simplifies administration, ensuring efficient backup operations.

  • Compliance and Data Governance

    Azure Backup helps you meet regulatory compliance requirements by offering encryption at rest and in transit, data sovereignty options and audit logs. You can retain control over your data while benefiting from Azure's robust security and compliance frameworks.
    Don't let ransomware threats hold your business hostage. Choose Azure Backup as your reliable defence against ransomware attacks, ensuring the safety and recoverability of your critical data. Contact us today to learn how we can help you implement a comprehensive backup and recovery strategy using Azure Backup.

Microsoft Platform as a Service (PaaS)

Unleash the Power of Cloud Innovation

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Welcome to a new era of business agility and digital transformation with Microsoft Platform as a Service (PaaS). In today’s fast-paced world, where adaptability and efficiency are paramount, PaaS empowers organisations to harness the full potential of the cloud, enabling them to focus on what matters most: their core business.

Microsoft understands the challenges businesses face in the ever-evolving digital landscape. That’s why it has developed a comprehensive suite of PaaS offerings, designed to provide you with a flexible, scalable and secure platform for all your application development, deployment and management needs.

Why choose Microsoft PaaS?

  • Rapid Application Development

    With Microsoft’s PaaS solutions, you can accelerate the development process and bring innovative applications to market faster than ever before. Leverage an extensive set of pre-built components, templates and tools to jumpstart your projects and reduce time-to-market significantly.

  • Seamless Scalability

    Scale your applications effortlessly as your business grows. Microsoft PaaS ensures that your infrastructure resources automatically adjust to meet demand, eliminating the need for manual intervention and reducing costs associated with overprovisioning.

  • Enhanced Productivity

    Empower your development teams to focus on building great applications without the burden of managing underlying infrastructure. With Microsoft PaaS, you can leverage built-in services and tools to streamline workflows, automate repetitive tasks and foster collaboration across your organisation.

  • Security and Compliance

    Rest easy knowing that your applications and data are protected by Microsoft's robust security measures. Microsoft PaaS offerings include advanced security features, regular updates and compliance certifications, ensuring your applications meet the highest industry standards.

  • Integration Made Easy

    Seamlessly connect your applications with other Microsoft services, third-party solutions and on-premise systems. Microsoft PaaS provides a comprehensive integration framework, enabling you to create powerful, interconnected solutions that drive business value.

  • Cost Optimisation

    Pay only for what you use, with flexible pricing models that align with your business requirements. Microsoft PaaS helps you optimise costs by providing a scalable and efficient platform, reducing the need for upfront investments in hardware and infrastructure.

  • Extensive Ecosystem

    Tap into the thriving Microsoft ecosystem, which includes a vast network of partners, developers and resources. Access a wide range of tools, libraries and documentation to enhance your development experience and accelerate innovation.

Potential of the cloud with Microsoft Platform as a Service


Unlock the full potential of the cloud with Microsoft Platform as a Service. Whether you’re a startup looking to disrupt the market or an enterprise aiming to modernise your IT infrastructure, PaaS offerings provide the agility, scalability and security you need to succeed in today’s digital-first world.

Join the countless organisations worldwide who have embraced Microsoft PaaS and are reaping the benefits of increased productivity, faster time-to-market and unparalleled scalability. Get started today and embark on your journey towards digital transformation.

Azure Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)

Unlock the power of Azure IaaS for your business

Unlock the power of Azure IaaS for your business

Are you ready to take your business to new heights of scalability, efficiency, and agility? Look no further than Azure Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS). With Azure IaaS, you can leverage the cloud to build, deploy and manage your applications and infrastructure, all while enjoying the benefits of cost savings, flexibility and enhanced security.

Azure Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) FAQ

Why choose Azure IaaS?

Scalability and Flexibility: Azure IaaS provides the flexibility to scale your infrastructure up or down according to your business needs. With the ability to provision virtual machines, storage and networking resources on demand, you can easily accommodate growth, seasonal spikes, or unforeseen changes in your workload.
Cost Efficiency: With Azure IaaS, you can say goodbye to the hefty upfront investments in hardware and maintenance costs. Pay only for what you use, with the flexibility to adjust your resources as needed. Azure's competitive pricing options ensure that you can optimise your IT spending while enjoying the benefits of a robust and reliable infrastructure.
Enhanced Security: Trust is at the core of Azure's infrastructure. Azure IaaS offers a comprehensive suite of security features and services, including built-in threat intelligence, advanced threat detection and data encryption, ensuring that your applications and data remain protected at all times. Rest easy knowing that your infrastructure is backed by Microsoft's industry-leading security expertise.
Global Reach: Azure IaaS operates on a vast network of data centres spanning the globe. With the ability to deploy your infrastructure and applications in multiple regions, you can reach your customers wherever they are, ensuring low latency and an exceptional user experience.
Seamless Integration: Azure IaaS seamlessly integrates with other Azure services, allowing you to build comprehensive solutions tailored to your unique requirements. Whether you need to leverage Azure's Platform as a Service (PaaS) offerings, implement DevOps practices, or integrate with other cloud or on-premise systems, Azure IaaS provides the flexibility and compatibility you need.

What can you do with Azure IaaS?

Virtual Machines: Azure IaaS enables you to provision virtual machines in minutes, allowing you to quickly deploy your applications and scale your infrastructure as needed. Choose from a wide range of VM sizes and operating systems to meet the specific needs of your workload.
Storage: With Azure IaaS, you can store and access your data with ease. Azure provides scalable and durable storage options, including Azure Blob Storage for unstructured data, Azure Files for file shares, and Azure Disk Storage for persistent disks. Enjoy high availability, data redundancy and the ability to scale your storage as your business grows.
Networking: Azure IaaS offers robust networking capabilities, allowing you to securely connect your infrastructure to your on-premises environment or other cloud services. Create virtual networks, set up VPN connections, implement load balancers, and configure network security groups to ensure optimal performance and security for your applications.
Backup and Disaster Recovery: Safeguard your data and ensure business continuity with Azure IaaS. Leverage Azure Backup and Azure Site Recovery services to protect your virtual machines and applications from data loss and minimise downtime in the event of a disaster.

Why partner with us?

At mhance we are committed to helping businesses like yours harness the full potential of Azure IaaS. Our team of experienced professionals will work closely with you to understand your unique requirements and design a scalable, secure and cost-effective infrastructure solution on Azure.

With our expertise in Azure IaaS, we offer:
- Architecture design and implementation
- Migration services to seamlessly transition your existing
infrastructure to Azure
- Optimisation and cost management strategies to ensure you
maximize your return on investment
- Monitoring and support to keep your infrastructure running

Ready to transform your business with Azure IaaS? Contact us today and let's embark on a journey to unlock the power of the cloud together.

Ready to transform your business with Azure IaaS?

Contact us today and let's embark on a journey to unlock the power of the cloud together.

Accelerate your business growth: Seamless migration to cloud services

Welcome to a new era of business agility and innovation with cloud services. As the digital landscape continues to evolve, organisations are discovering the immense potential of migrating to the cloud. It’s time to unlock the power of cloud computing and propel your business forward.

At mhance, we understand that embarking on a cloud migration journey can seem daunting. That’s why we’re here to guide you every step of the way. Our expert team of cloud specialists will work closely with you to design a tailored migration strategy that aligns with your unique business goals and challenges.

Here's why migrating to cloud services with mhance is the smart choice

  • Scalability and Flexibility

    Cloud services provide unmatched scalability, allowing your business to quickly adapt to changing market demands. Say goodbye to the constraints of traditional infrastructure and unlock the ability to scale resources up or down as needed. With cloud services, your IT infrastructure becomes agile, enabling you to respond rapidly to business opportunities.

  • Enhanced Security and Reliability

    We understand that data security is a top concern for businesses. With cloud services, you gain access to enterprise-grade security measures, robust data encryption and disaster recovery capabilities. Rest assured knowing that your critical business data is protected and backed up in secure, geographically diverse data centres.

  • Cost Optimisation

    Migrating to cloud services offers significant cost advantages. Say goodbye to upfront capital investments in hardware and infrastructure. With cloud services, you pay only for what you use, allowing you to align costs with your business needs. Enjoy the benefits of predictable monthly expenses, reduced maintenance costs and the ability to scale resources on-demand.

  • Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery

    Minimise downtime and ensure business continuity with cloud services. Our team will help you design a robust disaster recovery plan, leveraging the inherent redundancy and resilience of the cloud. In the event of a disaster or outage, your business can quickly recover and resume operations, minimising financial losses and maintaining customer trust.

  • Increased Collaboration and Productivity

    Cloud services enable seamless collaboration among teams, regardless of their physical location. Empower your workforce to work together, share files and communicate effortlessly with cloud-based productivity tools. Drive innovation, streamline workflows and boost productivity across your organisation.

  • Future-Proof Your Business

    The digital landscape is evolving at an unprecedented pace. Migrating to cloud services positions your business for future success. By embracing cloud technologies, you gain access to the latest advancements, such as artificial intelligence, machine learning and IoT integration. Stay ahead of the curve and drive innovation with the limitless possibilities offered by cloud services.

  • Simplified Management and Maintenance

    Leave the complexities of managing and maintaining IT infrastructure behind. With cloud services, our team takes care of infrastructure updates, security patches and system maintenance, allowing you to focus on your core business. Enjoy peace of mind knowing that your systems are continuously monitored and optimised for performance.

Take the leap into the cloud with mhance. Our proven expertise and customer-centric approach ensure a smooth and seamless migration experience. Join the countless organisations that have already embraced cloud services and witnessed the transformative power it brings to their businesses

Contact us today to embark on your cloud migration journey.

Together, we'll accelerate your business growth, drive innovation and unlock new opportunities in the digital age.