Amazon Web Services (AWS) is the most mature public cloud in the market. Aside from its great traction in the startup community, over the last couple of years AWS has become an appealing option for large enterprises as well. The AWS environment has matured to the point of having multiple types of compliance standards and is able to provide users with the tools necessary to create robust cloud environments. Recognizing that, companies are moving more production and even mission critical workloads to AWS.
In this paper, we cover the options provided by AWS, internal AWS mechanisms, and practices that can help you build your public cloud backup and recovery solution.