AWS Backup endpoints and quotas - AWS General Reference

AWS Backup endpoints and quotas

The following are the service endpoints and service quotas for this service. To connect programmatically to an AWS service, you use an endpoint. In addition to the standard AWS endpoints, some AWS services offer FIPS endpoints in selected Regions. For more information, see AWS service endpoints. Service quotas, also referred to as limits, are the maximum number of service resources or operations for your AWS account. For more information, see AWS service quotas.

Service Endpoints

Region Name Region Endpoint Protocol
US East (Ohio) us-east-2

backup.us-east-2.amazonaws.com

backup-fips.us-east-2.amazonaws.com

HTTPS

HTTPS

US East (N. Virginia) us-east-1

backup.us-east-1.amazonaws.com

backup-fips.us-east-1.amazonaws.com

HTTPS

HTTPS

US West (N. California) us-west-1

backup.us-west-1.amazonaws.com

backup-fips.us-west-1.amazonaws.com

HTTPS

HTTPS

US West (Oregon) us-west-2

backup.us-west-2.amazonaws.com

backup-fips.us-west-2.amazonaws.com

HTTPS

HTTPS

Africa (Cape Town) af-south-1 backup.af-south-1.amazonaws.com HTTPS
Asia Pacific (Hong Kong) ap-east-1 backup.ap-east-1.amazonaws.com HTTPS
Asia Pacific (Mumbai) ap-south-1 backup.ap-south-1.amazonaws.com HTTPS
Asia Pacific (Seoul) ap-northeast-2 backup.ap-northeast-2.amazonaws.com HTTPS
Asia Pacific (Singapore) ap-southeast-1 backup.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com HTTPS
Asia Pacific (Sydney) ap-southeast-2 backup.ap-southeast-2.amazonaws.com HTTPS
Asia Pacific (Tokyo) ap-northeast-1 backup.ap-northeast-1.amazonaws.com HTTPS
Canada (Central) ca-central-1 backup.ca-central-1.amazonaws.com HTTPS
China (Beijing) cn-north-1 backup.cn-north-1.amazonaws.com.cn HTTPS
China (Ningxia) cn-northwest-1 backup.cn-northwest-1.amazonaws.com.cn HTTPS
Europe (Frankfurt) eu-central-1 backup.eu-central-1.amazonaws.com HTTPS
Europe (Ireland) eu-west-1 backup.eu-west-1.amazonaws.com HTTPS
Europe (London) eu-west-2 backup.eu-west-2.amazonaws.com HTTPS
Europe (Milan) eu-south-1 backup.eu-south-1.amazonaws.com HTTPS
Europe (Paris) eu-west-3 backup.eu-west-3.amazonaws.com HTTPS
Europe (Stockholm) eu-north-1 backup.eu-north-1.amazonaws.com HTTPS
Middle East (Bahrain) me-south-1 backup.me-south-1.amazonaws.com HTTPS
South America (São Paulo) sa-east-1 backup.sa-east-1.amazonaws.com HTTPS
AWS GovCloud (US-East) us-gov-east-1

backup.us-gov-east-1.amazonaws.com

backup-fips.us-gov-east-1.amazonaws.com

HTTPS

HTTPS

AWS GovCloud (US) us-gov-west-1

backup.us-gov-west-1.amazonaws.com

backup-fips.us-gov-west-1.amazonaws.com

HTTPS

HTTPS

Service Quotas

API Name Default Number of Calls Per Second

CreateBackupPlan

CreateBackupSelection

DeleteBackupPlan

DeleteBackupSelection

DeleteBackupVault

DeleteBackupVaultAccessPolicy

DeleteBackupVaultNotifications

DescribeBackupVault

ExportBackupPlanTemplate

GetBackupPlanFromJSON

GetBackupPlanFromTemplate

PutBackupVaultNotifications

StartBackupJob

StartRestoreJob

StopBackupJob

TagResource

UntagResource

UpdateBackupPlan

UpdateRecoveryPointLifecycle

5

DeleteRecoveryPoint

DescribeProtectedResource

10

DescribeBackupJob

DescribeRecoveryPoint

DescribeRestoreJob

GetBackupPlan

GetBackupSelection

GetBackupVaultAccessPolicy

GetBackupVaultNotifications

GetRecoveryPointRestoreMetadata

GetSupportedResourceTypes

15

ListBackupJobs

ListBackupPlans

ListBackupPlanTemplates

ListBackupPlanVersions

ListBackupSelections

ListBackupVaults

ListProtectedResources

ListRecoveryPointByResource

ListRecoveryPointsByBackupVault

ListRecoveryPointsByResource

ListRestoreJobs

ListTags

20
Sum of All API Calls 50

If you regularly receive throttling exceptions, consider using a rate limiter.

To request an increase in these quotas, create a case with the AWS Support Center.

For additional information, see Quotas in the AWS Backup Developer Guide.