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Amazon AWS – Change EBS volume type using Snapshot – Part 14

Snapshot AWS volume

This article will walk through that how to change the AWS EBS volume type using snapshot feature. There is a limitation with AWS that you can’t change the volume type on fly. You must need to halt the instance and change the volume type. But again  , you can’t switch to all the volume types available in AWS using that …

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Amazon AWS – Change volume type – SSD GP2 to SSD IOPS – Part 13

This article will walk through that how to change the AWS EBS volume type from  SSD GP2 to  SSD IOPS volume type. Changing the volume type  is not straight forward for all the volume types. Due to the instance limitation, you can’t change the volume type on the fly. You need to halt the instance in an order to change …

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Amazon AWS – Connect to AWS instance using Putty – Part 12

This article will walk through to connect to the AWS cloud instance using putty software from windows laptop. If you use MAC OS or Linux OS , you could easily connect to the AWS instance using the downloaded *.pem key file from AWS Portal. pem key file format is not supported in windows ssh client – Putty. You must need …

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Amazon AWS – Launching EC2 Cloud Instance – Part 11

Amazon EC2

This article will walk through to create the first AWS instance and launch it. We will also see that how to access the AWS instance from internet.  Configure the virtual firewall to protect the instance from different external attacks by restricting the number of allowed ports. You could also protect the instance against the accidental termination. By adding more tags …

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