AWS Disaster Recovery Pattern and Scenarios
Modern strategies to protect your business operations
Amazon Web Services (AWS) is an extremely low-cost solution for for organizations seeking to reduce technology costs by moving on-premise and collocated compute resources to the cloud, primarily due to AWS’s low total cost of ownership (TCO). The low TCO of AWS not only makes it an excellent choice for any organization seeking to reduce their capital and operational expenses, it also serves as a valuable disaster recovery (DR) platform.
Disaster recovery is the essential business continuity and operational component that addresses an organization’s technical infrastructure and ability to survive an outage.
This report covers four general disaster recovery strategies and how these strategies may be implemented on an AWS platform and several AWS services that may contribute to a cloud-based disaster recovery platform.
This White Paper Includes:
- What trade-offs are measured when choosing recovery mechanisms
- How geographic isolation in AWS plays into disaster recovery
- What recovery strategies are available
- Evaluating the benefits and trade-offs among strategies