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AWS backup and recovery

AWS-native backup for easy, cost-effective and secure data protection


Backup 10 AWS instances FREE

Native AWS backup and recovery

Amazon Web Services (AWS) provides a robust cloud platform for you to create and deploy apps without the burden of maintaining your own infrastructure. However, as referenced by the AWS Shared Responsibility Model, your apps and data remain your responsibility to secure and protect.

Veeam® delivers native, fully automated AWS backup and disaster recovery to effortlessly protect and manage Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) and Amazon Relational Database Services (Amazon RDS) data. Built with cost-effectiveness, security and scalability in mind, you can eliminate the risk of data loss for all your AWS data while saving big!

Go beyond basic AWS backup and recovery

Simplify backup and recovery

Automate AWS-native backup and recovery for easy data protection at scale for all AWS apps and data.

Gain ultimate cost control

Actualize cloud savings with industry-first cost management tools and long-term retention options.

Ensure security and compliance

Secure your AWS data and fight back against ransomware and cybersecurity threats.

Banish point products

Effectively protect, move and manage hybrid- and multi-cloud data from a common control plane.

Native. Cost-effective. Secure. Hybrid-ready


Agentless backup purpose-built for Amazon EC2 and Amazon RDS workloads at scale.

Policy-based automation

Fully customizable policies and schedules to automate AWS backup and recovery.

Amazon VPC backup

Backup and recover all VPC settings for troubleshooting, DR and dev/test.

Application consistency

Capture all running application data for zero data loss backup and recovery.

Lightning-fast recovery

Recover entire instances, volumes, databases, VPCs and individual files in seconds.

Backup cost calculation

Industry-first backup cost calculation to avoid unexpected expenses.

Tier to Amazon S3

Backup to Amazon S3 for more cost-effective long-term retention and compliance.

Cross-account/region backup

Isolate backups from production to secure against ransomware and cyberthreats.

Role-Based Access Control

Delegate roles and access permissions to maximize operational efficiencies and enhance security. 


Integrate and automate AWS backup and recovery workloads with other apps.

App and data portability

Seamlessly move data between AWS, on premises and other public clouds.

Common control plane

Unify data protection and management tasks across cloud, virtual and physical.

Latest release

Amazon RDS backup

Automate Amazon RDS backup with flexible policies and fast database recovery to an exact point in time in just seconds.

Amazon VPC backup

Backup VPC configurations and settings for troubleshooting errors and recovering entire infrastructures.

Role-Based Access Control

Delegate roles and access permissions to maximize operational efficiencies and enhance security.

How it works

  • Snapshots and Backup
  • Replication
  • Recovery in AWS
  • Recovery out of AWS
  1. Policy-based scheduling automates snapshot creation and management of Amazon EC2 and Amazon RDS
  2. Snapshots are tiered to low-cost Amazon S3 using workers that are automatically instantiated and terminated
  3. Amazon VPC settings are backed up to the Veeam Backup for AWS appliance database
  4. Amazon VPC settings can be automatically copied to Amazon S3
  1. Policy-based scheduling automates snapshot creation and management of Amazon EC2 and Amazon RDS
  2. Snapshots are replicated to the target AWS region
  1. Recover entire instance or volume from snapshot to original or new location
  2. Recover entire instance or volume from backup to original or new location
  3. File-level recovery from snapshot
  4. File-level recovery from backup
  5. Recover database to original location or new location
  6. Restore entire VPC (original or new location) or VPC attributes (original location) from appliance database
  7.  Restore entire VPC (original or new location) or VPC attributes (original location) from Amazon S3
  1. Backup copy on-premises
  2. Instant VM Recovery, streaming data from Amazon S3
  3. Recover to on-premises VM
  4. Recover to Azure VM

Packaging and pricing

Capabilities Veeam Backup for AWS

A standalone solution to back up and recover AWS workloads within AWS only
Veeam Backup & Replication™

#1 backup and recovery for unified hybrid-/multi-cloud data protection and management

AWS backup and recovery

Cost control    
Security and compliance    
Unlimited data portability    
Hybrid-/multi-cloud management    
Centralized monitoring and reporting     

Flexible pricing options for AWS backup and DR

AWS-native backup from Veeam is flexibly packaged and priced for any type of environment, including FREE AWS backup and recovery for 10 AWS instances.


Free Edition




Backup 10 instances FREE
Best effort support


Paid Edition

40 USD

per instance per year


Metering enabled
Production 24/7 Support


BYOL edition




Portable Veeam Universal License
Production 24/7 Support

Unify AWS backup and recovery with your other workloads!

Veeam Backup & Replication

One solution for simple, reliable and flexible protection for ALL cloud, virtual and physical data

Frequently Asked Questions

Does AWS backup your data?
No. While varying degrees of resilience can be architected within AWS, AWS does not keep backups of your data. Per the AWS Shared Responsibility Model, it is the responsibility of the consumer to ensure data is secured and protected.
Why should you backup AWS
AWS backup and recovery is the responsibility of the end-user, as referenced in the AWS Shared Responsibility Model. Just like on-premises, your applications and data need to be protected to overcome any reason for data loss such as accidental deletion, cybersecurity threats and ransomware, and outage. Veeam provides easy-to-use, cost-effective and secure AWS backup and recovery to help protect you from any cloud data loss.
What AWS services can Veeam protect and support?
  • Amazon EC2 backup 
  • Amazon RDS backup 
  • Amazon VPC backup 
  • AWS Outposts

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