Copy RDS Backup

1.1 Click AWS Backup to navigate to the dashboard in the N. Virginia (us-east-1) region.

1.2 Click the Backup Vaults link, then click the Default link.

If you are using your own AWS account you may want to create a non-default vault for this workshop. this will prevent commingling of workshop backups with other backups in the default vault. Instructions can be found in the service documentation .

1.3 In the Backups section. Select the backup. Click Copy under the Actions dropdown.

If you don’t see your backup, check the status of the Backup Job. Click the Jobs link, then click the Backup jobs link. Verify the Status of your backup is Completed.

1.4 Select US West (N. California) as the Copy to destination, then click the Copy button.