Machine resource settings control the resources consumed by a machine provisioned by using your blueprint.

About this task

You cannot add or edit Amazon instance types after you create the blueprint.

Procedure

  1. Select one or more Instance types check boxes to select one or more Amazon instance types that users can select from when they submit a machine request.

    Selecting one or more instance types updates values in the # CPUs, Memory, and Storage (GB) text boxes. Review the minimum and maximum machine resource values and adjust your instance type selections as desired.

  2. (Optional) : Specify the EBS storage settings for provisioned machines.
    1. Required: Enter the minimum amount of storage in the Minimum text box.

      If you only provide a minimum, this number becomes the value for all machines provisioned from this blueprint.

    2. (Optional) : Enter the maximum amount of storage in the Maximum text box to allow users to select their own settings within the range that you provide.
  3. (Optional) : Specify the lease settings for provisioned machines, or leave blank for no expiration date.
    1. Enter the minimum number of lease days in the Minimum text box.

      If you only provide a minimum, this number becomes the value for all machines provisioned from this blueprint.

    2. (Optional) : Enter the maximum number of lease days in the Maximum text box to allow users to select their own settings within the range that you provide.

Results

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