As an organization grows, data also grows and it’s generated from large number of endpoints like desktops, laptops, servers, virtual machines and many more devices. Automating your backup solution is cost effective and saves time.
However, trying to leverage traditional, non-cloud native solutions in order to backup Amazon EC2 resources may be costly and ineffective.
This article shows in detail how you can use scripts to backup your Amazon EBS either by using AMI or by using snapshots. Further, to automate the EC2 Backup, we show you how to write a shell script that uses the AWS API