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What is Amazon Elastic Block Store (EBS)?

Amazon Elastic Block Store (EBS) high-performance block storage service designed to be used with EC2 for both throughput and IOPS at any scale. We can mount volumes as devices on EC2 instances. We can mount multiple EBS volumes to one EC2 instance but you can’t mount one EBS Volume to multiple EC2 instances. EBS are of 5 types: General Purpose SSD (gp2)