DynamoDB Restore Using Web UI

In case of a disaster, you can restore a DynamoDB table from a DynamoDB backup or backup copy. Veeam Backup for AWS allows you to restore one or more DynamoDB tables at a time, to the original location or to a new location. To learn how DynamoDB restore works, see DynamoDB Restore.


Consider the following:

  • Veeam Backup for AWS supports restore of DynamoDB tables only to the same AWS account where the source tables reside.
  • Veeam Backup for AWS supports restore of only those DynamoDB table properties that are described in section Protecting DynamoDB Tables.

How to Perform DynamoDB Restore

To restore a protected DynamoDB table, do the following:

  1. Launch the DynamoDB Restore wizard.
  2. Select a restore point.
  3. Specify an IAM identity for restore.
  4. Choose a restore mode.
  5. Enable encryption for the restored table.
  6. Specify configuration settings.
  7. Choose capacity mode for the restored table.
  8. Specify a restore reason.
  9. Finish working with the wizard.