Today, we’re excited to announce a new action to manage your EBS volumes: Change EBS Volumes.
This new action is a super-powered version of our older “Grow EBS Volume” action. But with the new action, you can do so much more!
With our new action, you can do the following:
When increasing a volume’s size, you can choose to add a fixed amount, add a percentage, or specify the final size.
When changing a volume’s storage type, you can choose from Magnetic (standard), SSD (gp2), and Provisioned-IOPS. When changing to Provisioned-IOPS, you can indicate your IOPS value.
When encrypting a volume, you can use the default EBS KMS key (aliased as ‘aws/ebs’), or you can choose your own key from Amazon KMS.
The action can act on:
The new action is quite flexible. Using the new action, you can do the following:
Full pricing for this new action can be found on our pricing page.