Performing Entire File System Restore

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    In case of a disaster, you can restore an entire EFS file system from an EFS backup or backup copy. Veeam Backup for AWS allows you to restore only one EFS file system at a time, to the original location or to a new location.

    How File System Restore Works

    To restore an EFS file system from a backup, Veeam Backup for AWS performs the following steps using native AWS capabilities:

    1. Creates a file system in the specified location.
    2. Modifies the configuration setting values of the created EFS file system.
    3. Restores backed-up databases to the restored file system.

    How to Perform File System Restore

    To restore a protected EFS file system, complete the following steps:

    1. Launch the Instance 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 file system.
    6. Specify configuration settings.
    7. Configure network settings.
    8. Specify a restore reason.
    9. Finish working with the wizard.