AWSConfigRemediation-EnableRedshiftClusterAutomatedSnapshot - Amazon Systems Manager Automation runbook reference
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The AWSConfigRemediation-EnableRedshiftClusterAutomatedSnapshot runbook enables automated snapshots for the Amazon Redshift cluster you specify.

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  • AutomationAssumeRole

    Type: String

    Description: (Required) The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the Amazon Identity and Access Management (IAM) role that allows Systems Manager Automation to perform the actions on your behalf.

  • AutomatedSnapshotRetentionPeriod

    Type: Integer

    Valid values: 1-35

    Description: (Required) The number of days that automated snapshots are retained.

  • ClusterIdentifier

    Type: String

    Description: (Required) The unique identifier of the cluster you want to enable automated snapshots on.

Required IAM permissions

The AutomationAssumeRole parameter requires the following actions to use the runbook successfully.

  • ssm:StartAutomationExecution

  • ssm:GetAutomationExecution

  • redshift:DescribeClusters

  • redshift:ModifyCluster

Document Steps

  • aws:executeAwsApi - Enables automation snapshots on the cluster specified in the ClusterIdentifier parameter.

  • aws:waitForAwsResourceProperty - Waits for the state of the cluster to change to available .

  • aws:executeScript - Confirms automated snapshots were enabled on the cluster.