RDS Backup Summary Report

The RDS Backup Summary Report shows how many database instances are properly being backed-up, and how many need attention.

Summary:

  • DB Instances without Automated Backups – total number of database instances that are not automatically backed-up, but have a recent snapshot.
  • DB Instances without Automated Backups or Snapshots – total number of database instances that are not automatically backed up, and have no snapshot.
  • DB Instances without Automated Backups and Old Snapshots – total number of database instances that are not automatically backed up, and have a snapshot that is more than 30 days old.
  • DB Instances with Automated Backups enabled – total number of database instances that have automated backups enabled.

Backup Coverage by Type: Shows the number of instances that are using each backup coverage type.

  • Coverage Type – how, and if, the database instance is being backed-up.
  • Total Instances –  the total number of database instances with each coverage type.

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