This content contains information about service compliance in relation to Business Central online
Business Central is a cloud service with a global reach and scale running on one of the world's largest hyper-scale infrastructures, Microsoft Azure, with data centers in regions all over the world. Running a cloud service also imposes the need to conform to certain standards in security and compliance, so from a service perspective Business Central lives up to the strict requirements in several ISO and industry specific certifications.
Please find the detailed list of Cloud compliance offerings for Business Central here.
If you are interested in the complete list of compliance offerings from Microsoft, see Microsoft Trust Center.
Business Central online is governed under the Modern Lifecycle Policy. The service level agreement terms are described in the document that you can download from the Service Level Agreements for Microsoft Online Services section on the Licensing terms page.
Furthermore, as an administrator, you can monitor your tenant's health and specify upgrade windows in the Business Central Administration Center.
Databases are protected by automatic backups that are retained for 30 days. As an administrator, you cannot access or manage these backups because they are managed automatically by Microsoft. For more information about the underlying technology, see Automatic backups.