elasticache-redis-cluster-automatic-backup-check - Amazon Config
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Check if the Amazon ElastiCache Redis clusters have automatic backup turned on. The rule is NON_COMPLIANT if the SnapshotRetentionLimit for Redis cluster is less than the SnapshotRetentionPeriod parameter. For example: If the parameter is 15 then the rule is non-compliant if the snapshotRetentionPeriod is between 0-15.


Resource Types: AWS::ElastiCache::CacheCluster, AWS::ElastiCache::ReplicationGroup

Trigger type: Periodic

Amazon Web Services Region: All supported Amazon regions except Canada West (Calgary) Region


snapshotRetentionPeriod (Optional)
Type: int
Default: 15

Minimum snapshot retention period in days for Redis cluster. Default is 15 days.

Amazon CloudFormation template

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