How To Create A Backup Report In AWS Backup

How To Create A Backup Report In AWS Backup

How To Create A Backup Report In AWS Backup

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You can use AWS Backup audit manager reports to find out the backup job status and the resources being backed up. The backup reports can be generated based on a schedule or ad-hoc basis and are stored in a S3 bucket in CSV or JSON format. You can configure a backup audit manager report on backup, restore and copy jobs. In order to create a backup report, first you need to define a backup report plan which contains the backup report configuration. You can have maximum 20 report plan per account. In this blog post, we will discuss how to create a backup report in AWS backup service.

How To Create A Backup Report In AWS Backup:

Prerequisites:

  • AWS CLI installed and configured with proper access. You can use below link to install and configure AWS CLI.

https://cloudaffaire.com/how-to-install-aws-cli/

https://cloudaffaire.com/how-to-configure-aws-cli/

Step 1: Create a S3 bcuket with proper bucket policy to store your backup reports.

Step 2: Create a backup report plan.

We have successfully created a new backup plan.

How To Create A Backup Report In AWS Backup

Next, we will trigger a on-demand backup report job to generate a new backup report.

Step 3: Create a backup report.

The backup report cuccessfully created.

How To Create A Backup Report In AWS Backup

You can now download the backup report form S3 bucket.

How To Create A Backup Report In AWS Backup

Next, we will delete all the resources deployed in this demo.

Step 4: Clean up.

Hope you have enjoyed this article. To know more about AWS Backup, please refer below official documentation

https://docs.aws.amazon.com/aws-backup/index.html

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