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EFS-to-EFS Backup Solution
EFS-to-EFS Backup Solution

Appendix D: Collection of Anonymous Data

This solution includes an option to send anonymous usage data to AWS. We use this data to better understand how customers use this solution and related services and products. When enabled, the following information is collected and sent to AWS:

  • Solution ID: The AWS solution identifier

  • Unique ID (UUID): Randomly generated, unique identifier for each solution deployment

  • Timestamp: Data-collection timestamp

  • Backup ID: The interval label and number

  • Backup Start Time: The time the backup starts

  • Backup Stop Time: The time the backup stops

  • Backup Window: The amount of time the backup process has to complete

  • Source EFS Size: The size of the source Amazon Elastic File System (Amazon EFS) file system

  • Destination EFS Size: The size of the backup Amazon EFS file system

  • Instance Type: The Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) instance type

  • Retain: The number of backups you retain

  • S3 Bucket Size: The Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3) bucket size

  • Source Burst Credit Balance: The burst credit balance of your source Amazon EFS file system

  • Source Burst Credit Balance Post Backup: The burst credit balance of your source Amazon EFS file system after the backup process completes

  • Source Performance Mode: The performance mode of your source Amazon EFS file system

  • Destination Performance Mode: The performance mode of your backup Amazon EFS file system

  • Number of Files: The number of files in your source Amazon EFS file system that are analyzed for back up by the fpsync process

  • Number of Files Transferred: The number of files transferred from the source Amazon EFS file system to the backup file system

  • Total File Size: The size (in bytes) of your Amazon EFS file system that are analyzed for back up by the fpsync process

  • Total Transferred File Size: The size (in bytes) of the files transferred from the source Amazon EFS file system to the backup file system

  • Region: The AWS Region with your source Amazon EFS file system

  • Create Hard Links Start Time: The time the process to create hard links for the most recent backup starts

  • Create Hard Links Stop Time: The time the process to create hard links for the most recent backup stops

  • Remove Snapshot Start Time: The time the process to delete the oldest backup starts

  • Remove Snapshot Stop Time: The time the process to delete the oldest backup stops

  • Rsync Delete Start Time: The time the rsync delete process starts

  • Rsync Delete Stop Time: The time the rsync delete process stops

Note that AWS will own the data gathered via this survey. Data collection will be subject to the AWS Privacy Policy. To opt out of this feature, modify the AWS CloudFormation template mapping section as follows:

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Mappings: Map: send-data: {"SendAnonymousData": "Yes"},

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Mappings: Map: send-data: {"SendAnonymousData": "No"},