Use cases for EFS volumes

An EFS is appropriate for the accompanying use cases:

    Web serving and content administration
    Undertaking application use
    Media and amusement
    Shared and home indexes
    Data set reinforcements
    Designer and application apparatuses
    Compartment capacity
    Enormous information examination
    Different applications where you really want to interface a typical information source to a solitary server or various servers

Making an EFS

An EFS is made inside an AWS Virtual Private Cloud (AWS VPC) and should be appended to EC2 occurrences inside a similar VPC.

Every one of the assets related with an EFS — VPC, EC2 examples, and the EFS itself — should live in a similar AWS locale. To have an EFS, you can utilize a default VPC or a custom VPC.

You can make and deal with an EFS utilizing:

    The AWS Management Console
    An AWS Command Line Interface (CLI)
    AWS API interfaces

Arrangement is somewhat simple. AWS EC2 examples can mount existing EFSs to store and access information.

Attaching an EFS on an on-premises server

You can likewise mount an EFS on an on-premises server utilizing AWS Direct Connect or AWS VPN. Utilizing an EFS from on-premises servers permits you to:

    Relocate information to EFS
    Reinforcement on-premises capacity
    Play out extra errands

EFS valuing

EFS File framework throughput scales consequently as limit develops. Throughput can likewise be provisioned free of limit, if necessary.

EFS capacity can be provisioned under a few different AWS valuing models, contingent upon:

    Whether your EFS information will be gotten to oftentimes or rarely
    Whether an EFS will store information in one or a few AWS zones
    Whether you are utilizing throughput provisioning
    What AWS stockpiling class is utilized

How to practice creating & using an EFS