What is EFS?

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Amazon Elastic File Service (EFS) is the latest of the three main storage options provided by AWS. EFS is a shared, elastic, and cloud-based file system which can be mounted on multiple Amazon EC2 instances. It offers a conventional file storage model, with content organized into directories and subdirectories.

Let’s have a look at the main features of EFS.

Main Features

Shared Storage

EFS can be mounted in multiple EC2 instances, can be used as shared network storage. Unless EBS, it can be accessed by multiple instances concurrently from multiple availability zones in the same region. …

Sachini Abeygunawardhana

Computer Science and Engineering Undergraduate

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