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Restore RDS DB Snapshots

Overview

RDS database snapshots on Druva CloudRanger are restored as an instance. Restoring an RDS snapshot launches a database instance from the selected snapshot. You can also specify the VPCs, subnets, and security groups.

Restoring an RDS DB Snapshot

  1. Log into your Druva CloudRanger console and navigate to Backups.
  2. Select the RDS tab to filter RDS DB snapshots.

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  3. Select the RDS snapshot that you wish to restore, and then click Restore.

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    Field Description

    Basic

    Identifier

    The DB instance identifier.

    Region

    The AWS Region where the DB snapshot is stored.

    Engine

    The database engine associated with the Amazon RDS resource.

    Tags

    Key

    This section displays the tag keys that have been specified for the source RDS database. Tags act as metadata to help identify and organize your AWS resources.

    Value

    The Value will depend on the Key specified.
    Key: Created by Policy; Value: New
    Key: Origin; Value: Origin ID

    Location

    VPC

    Select a virtual private cloud (VPC) where you want the restored RDS database to run.

    Subnet Group

    Select the subnet group of the VPC where you want the restored RDS database to run.

    Enable Multi AZ

    Select this to provision a primary DB Instance and synchronously replicate the data to a standby instance in a different Availability Zone (AZ).

    Availability Zone

    Choose an availability zone within the region where the AMI is stored.
    For more information, see Regions and Availability Zones

    Options

    Enable Deletion Protection

     

    Parameter Groups
    Option Groups

    The Amazon RDS parameter and option groups associated with your RDS DB instances.

    VPC Security Groups

     The VPC Security group associated with the restored RDS DB snapshot.

  4. Click Confirm.
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