Build scalable, durable, and secure data protection solutions with AWS

Create a Free Account
Contact Sales

There are several ways to get started with backup & restore on AWS. Watch a video or a webinar, and read whitepapers that provide best practices for architecting backup and data protection. Start experimenting with AWS by starting a sample project, 10-minute tutorial, or self-paced lab. Explore storage partner solutions that can help you seamlessly integrate your existing on-premises environments with the cloud.

Attend one of our upcoming webinars in a series dedicated to APN backup & restore solutions, all of which are integrated with AWS storage services and can help you take backups to the cloud.  


Try a simple hands-on tutorial to familiarize yourself with the services you can use for your backup & restore solution.


to Amazon S3 using the AWS CLI

Our labs provide hands-on practice with AWS in a sandbox environment hosted by qwikLABS (an AWS Training partner). Note: Some labs are free, while others require a small fee.

Watch instructional videos and talks to learn more about backup & restore on AWS.

Integrating On-Premises Vendors with AWS for Backup
Improving Backup & Disaster Recovery with AWS Storage Gateway
Deep Dive on Data Archiving on Amazon S3 & Amazon Glacier

Learn more about our APN backup solutions by attending an upcoming webinar »

Review these reports for best practices and common use cases.

Title Summary Download
Gartner: Elastic Cloud Backup Engines   Only a backup engine designed for elastic cloud compute offers transformational benefits. I&O leaders should aim for much faster recovery and nondisruptive full backup processing when designing a hybrid cloud backup infrastructure.  Download the Report
Backup and Recovery Approaches Using AWS Covers production workloads and architectures that can be implemented using AWS to augment or replace a backup and recovery solution. Download PDF
Enterprise Backup and Recovery On-Premises to AWS Provides best practices for designing and building hybrid backup architectures that leverage AWS and compute services. Download PDF
Replacing Tape with Cloud in Backup Workflows Compares tape backup with options available for backing up to AWS and includes three reference architectures to improve or replace traditional tape backups, on-premises tape libraries, and offsite physical archiving services. Download PDF

The AWS Storage Competency consists of industry-leading consulting and technology partners that provide proven technology and implementation capabilities for a variety of use cases, including backup, restore, and recovery operations to, from, and within the AWS environment. Learn more about these APN storage competency partners and APN backup & recovery solutions.


Sign up for an account and launch a sample backup & restore workload today.


Your account will be within the AWS Free Tier, which enables you to gain free, hands-on experience with the AWS platform, products, and services.


Build your backup & restore solution quickly and easily once you're ready.

Get Started for Free