RDS Instance Restore
In case of a disaster, you can restore an RDS instance from a cloud-native snapshot, snapshot replica or an AWS snapshot. Veeam Backup for AWS allows you to restore only one RDS instance at a time, to the original location or to a new location.
How RDS DB Instance Restore Works
To restore RDS instances from a snapshot, Veeam Backup for AWS performs the following steps using native AWS capabilities:
- Creates an RDS instance in the specified location.
- Modifies the configuration setting values of the created RDS instance.
- Restores backed-up databases to the restored RDS instance.
How to Perform Instance Restore
To restore a protected RDS instance, complete the following steps: