ApsaraDB RDS for SQL Server - SQL Server 2016 & 2012 Dual-Host High Availability Edition allows transferring full backup data to the cloud
Feature released: customers that use RDS for SQL Server 2012 Enterprise Dual-Host Edition, 2012 Standard Dual-Host Edition, 2016 Enterprise Dual-Host Edition, and 2016 Standard Dual-Host Edition now can restore full backup files in the self-built database to RDS instances with 100% compatibility. First you upload the backup files to OSS and then restore backup files to RDS with one click using RDS backup data cloud transfer. This feature is located at the backup and recovery module in the console. The supported self-built database editions are 2005, 2008, 2008r2, 2012, 2014, and 2016 etc. It is required that RDS for SQL Server edition be higher than the self-built SQL Server edition, but recovery across more than three editions is not recommended. Target customers: customers that use RDS for SQL Server. The applicable editions: 2012 Standard Dual-Host Edition, 2012 Enterprise Dual-Host Edition, 2016 Standard Dual-Host Edition, and 2016 Enterprise Dual-Host Edition.