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Creating and Restoring a Linux EC2 Snapshot
For this lab, you have been tasked to test a client's backup and restore capabilities within their AWS test environment. Upon completion of this lab, you will be able to create a new EBS snapshot, create an EBS volume from a snapshot, attach the new volume to an EC2 instance, and restore data from it.
Table of Contents
Create a Snapshot
Create a snapshot of the existing volume attached to the instance.
Create a New Volume
Create a new EBS volume from the newly created snapshot.
Remove the Important File
Remove the important file from the
Restore the Important File
Attach the new volume to the EC2 instance, mount the volume to
/new_vol, and restore the important file.
What's a lab?
Hands-on Labs are real environments created by industry experts to help you learn. These environments help you gain knowledge and experience, practice without compromising your system, test without risk, destroy without fear, and let you learn from your mistakes. Hands-on Labs: practice your skills before delivering in the real world.