Is there a way to write a prefect flow to snapshot a DB?
02/01/2021, 8:59 PM
Hey @Arun Giridharan,
Definitely! I think many of the details will come down to use case specifics like the type of database, access, etc, but as long as you can accomplish this using Python - you are able to orchestrate with P. Perhaps others have experience with this particular use case and its challenges.
02/01/2021, 9:03 PM
Cool! I was thinking about a way to snapshot an Amazon RDS. I know we can do it from the Amazon CLI, but I'm not sure how to do it with Python?
02/01/2021, 9:09 PM
If you can do it from the AWS CLI, then likely you can use the Python boto3 library to do the same thing.