Backing Up Amazon S3 Content Groups


You can back up individual content groups or all content groups.

Before You Begin

Download the amazon_minimal_s3_permissions.json file and use it on the AWS command line to apply the minimal permissions required to perform backups.


  1. From the navigation pane, go to Protect > Object storage.

    The Object storage page appears.

  2. In the Name column, click the object storage repository that contains the content groups that you want to back up.

    The object storage repository page appears.

  3. Click the content group that you want to back up.

    The content group page appears.

  4. In the upper-right area of the page, click Back up.

    The Select Backup Level dialog box appears.

  5. Select the type of backup to run:

    • Full

    • Incremental

    • Synthetic full

  6. Click OK.