How To Backup/Restore EC2 Instances Using AWS Backup | Hands on Cloud
One of the most common questions I’m facing is “How I can backup my EC2 instance?”. On Jan 16, 2019, AWS released their native service, which allows you to solve that particular problem with ease. In this article, I’ll cover on-demand and scheduled backup configuration for your EC2 instance and recovery process using AWS Backup.
What is AWS Backup
AWS Backup is a fully managed backup service that makes it easy to centralize and automate the backup of data across AWS services in the cloud as well as on-premises.
Creating a backup plan
Backup plan is nothing more than a configuration, which allows you to configure a backup strategy for your AWS resources.
To configure a Backup plan, walk into your AWS Backup console and click Create Backup plan button.