Elastic Block Storage


Does the free 30GB of amazon EBS resets monthly or is it for the entire 12-month free tier duration ?

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Its the full 12 months as follows..

12 MONTHS FREE Amazon Elastic Block Storage 30 GB

any combination of General Purpose (SSD) or Magnetic Persistent, durable, low-latency block-level storage volumes for EC2 instances.

  • 30 GB of Amazon EBS: any combination of General Purpose (SSD) or Magnetic
  • 2,000,000 I/Os (with EBS Magnetic)
  • 1 GB of snapshot storage
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  • Since it's for the whole 12-month , if I deleted the volumes will the storage decrease ?

  • If you delete the volumes on the disk the EBS does not decrease. Its 30Gb of provisioned storage. How much you use of that storage is outside of AWS. You are measured on the virtual hard drive size

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