Enable Storage Encryption on Amazon DocumentDB

30 minutes
  • 3 Learning Objectives

About this Hands-on Lab

In this lab, you will be asked to enable storage encryption on Amazon DocumentDB. After completing this lab, you will have hands-on experience with enabling storage encryption on Amazon DocumentDB.

Learning Objectives

Successfully complete this lab by achieving the following learning objectives:

Create a Snapshot

Create a new snapshot of the existing DocumentDB cluster.

Restore the Snapshot

Restore the previously created snapshot to a new cluster with encryption at rest enabled.

Remove the Original Cluster

Once the new encrypted cluster is available, remove the orignal cluster.

Additional Resources

You are working as a database administrator (DBA) and have been tasked with enabling storage encryption on the QA DocumentDB cluster.

To accomplish this, you will need to complete the following tasks:

  • Create a snapshot of the current QA cluster
  • Restore the snapshot to the encrypted cluster
  • Remove the original cluster

What are Hands-on Labs

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