aws emr create-hbase-backup

Creates a HBase backup in S3. This command is only available when using Amazon EMR versionsearlier than 4.0


--cluster-id <string>A unique string that identifies a cluster. The create-cluster command returns this identifier. You can use the list-clusters command to get cluster IDs
--dir <string>The Amazon S3 location of the Hbase backup. Example: s3://mybucket/mybackup, where mybucket is the specified Amazon S3 bucket and mybackup is the specified backup location. The path argument must begin with s3://, which refers to an Amazon S3 bucket
--consistentPerforms a consistent backup. Pauses all write operations to the HBase cluster during the backup process