AWS Tech Tales | S3 E9 | The Tale of Stuck I/Os

AWS Tech Tales | S3 E9 | The Tale of Stuck I/Os

We dig into frugally architecting with EBS, examining the trade off between GP3 RAID and IO2 volumes.

Matt Berk
Amazon Employee
Published May 28, 2024

Episode Summary

In this episode, special guest Principal TAM Shataksh Sharma tells the tale of his customer's journey to use EBS cost efficiently. He walks though the different configuration options while choosing EBS volumes and talks about the tradeoffs on availability and durability when choosing a configuration. We also discuss the annual failure rate calculations for achieving application goals like when to choose io2 volumes vs gp3 based on SLA.

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