Operations You Can Perform with STS Role Authentication Using an Admin Account ARN

With STS role authentication using an admin account ARN, you can perform the following operations:


  • Streaming backups

  • IntelliSnap backups


  • Full instance restores

  • Live browse and guest file-level restores, agentless restores, and download of files

Other Operations

  • File indexing

  • Attach volume to an existing instance or a new instance

  • Conversion from VMware and Hyper-V to AWS using the Import or HotAdd method

  • Live Sync or disaster recovery from VMware to AWS

  • Live Sync or disaster recovery from AWS to AWS, within the same region or cross region

  • Automatic scaling of access nodes

  • Snapshot replication to a different region

  • Snapshot replication and sharing to a different account, and making a copy of the snapshot