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 (Osaka) ap-northeast-3 backup.ap-northeast-3.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
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-West) us-gov-west-1

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

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

HTTPS

HTTPS

Service quotas

Name Default Adjustable
Backup plans per account 100 Yes
Backup vaults per Region per account 100 Yes
Recovery points per backup vault 1,000,000 Yes
Resource assignments per backup plan 100 No
Versions per backup plan 2,000 Yes

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

API name Default calls/sec
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

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