AWS Cloud Connections FAQ
When we add an AWS account to Appranix does it take into account the default resources of the AWS account as well?
- No, only the dependent resources of the selected resource(EC2, RDS Instance)
While discovering assemblies, Appranix does show the VPC and its associated EC2(Compute resources) only? While discovering a Cloud Connection, it discovers all supported resources
- In the resource selection, it only provides the option to select EC2 and RDS instances
When protecting an assembly, it discovers the dependency and protects them too,
Eg: EC2/RDS will also cover, security group, subnet, VPC, Load Balancers
But you can only choose EC2 or RDS instances the rest will be covered automatically
When we create an assembly, the retention policy(count) shows global& region copies, I was able to see snapshot copies in both regions, where do the global copies reside?
- The recovery region copies are mentioned here as global copies, this requires a text change in the user interface for better understanding
When we do recovery, Does appranix recover all the default Resources to the recovery region? They do not default resources, because it may be user-created resources too
- Referring to question 1 and its answer, the dependent resources of the selected resources are recovered
If I already have a VPC set up in 2 Availability zones in one region, How does the recovery model works here?
- The recovery region will support only 2 Availability zones maximum, if the primary has 3 or more zones, the recovery will only use 2
AWS Cross-Tenant Configuration
Cloud Connection For doing a Cross-tenant recovery the user should have two Cloud Connections, one pointing to the primary AWS account and another one pointing to the recovery AWS account. To add a new AWS Cloud Connection in Appranix, follow the ...
Details of the Cloud Assembly Summary
Cloud Assembly Summary The Cloud Assembly page provides an overview of the assembly and summarizes the details ranging from the details of the protected resources, the cost involved for protecting based on the policy chosen, and average recovery ...
AWS Environment Onboarding
Subscribe from AWS Marketplace Search for "Appranix" in the AWS Marketplace Subscribe for "Appranix Cloud Application Resilience" from the search result Subscribe to the service Register your account with Appranix AWS Onboarding Prerequisites For ...
AWS Granular Level Permission
Appranix requires certain permissions in the customers cloud environment to provide application resiliency. During the Cloud Connection creation, permissions that are necessary for discovery, protection, recovery and reset has to be provided. Listed ...
Is there a way to exclude a cloud resource from Appranix protection?
Yes, Appranix allows you to exclude the resource from being protected by applying a specific tag to your cloud resource. In AWS Add the following Tag to your Cloud Resource KEY: ax-aps-protection VALUE: ignore In GCP Add the following Label to your ...