Azure Fortigate Firewall VM Backup

Category: azure backup

Question

Born4sqldba on Wed, 20 May 2020 18:05:32


 I have a Fortigate Firewall VM deployed from the Azure Market Place and now when I tried to Backup the VM using Azure native backup feature it throws me a error Unsupported version for virtual machine backup.Recommended Action: Please select a supported version of OS to backup" while backing up Azure VM. Kindly help

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SadiqhAhmed-MSFT on Thu, 21 May 2020 13:09:15


Backup of Fortigate Firewall VM is not supported as of today. You may add a comment and up-vote the feedback item here - https://feedback.azure.com/forums/216843-virtual-machines/suggestions/17484325-backup-fortigate-linux-vms Azure backup engineering is continuously monitoring this feedback forum and is looking at the usage rate of Linux flavors and working towards supporting them but there is no official ETA shared publicly.

Stay tuned and keep an eye on the UserVoice forum for more updates.

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EdlerMz on Thu, 21 May 2020 13:17:28


Back up of Fortigate Firewall VM is not yet supported.

Wait until Microsoft starts supporting it.