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SQL Server Always On Availability Groups – Issue with preferred replica for log backups

Over the last couple of days I’ve been trying to customize Ola Hallegren’s script in order to perform backups on an Always On Availability Group running on Azure (blog to follow soon)[1]. I managed to get everything working apart from the Log Backups and the culprit was fairly easy to find. In Ola’s DatabaseBackup stored proc, there is a section of code that checks whether the specified backup type (full, diff, log) can run on the current server as per below: IF @Version >= 11 AND @Cluster IS NOT NULL BEGIN SELECT @CurrentAvailabilityGroup =, …[read more]