Amazon Elastic File System (EFS)

Amazon Elastic File System (EFS)

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Amazon Elastic File System (EFS)

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US East & West Region

$0.043

Cloud
per month per GB (One zone)

Europe (Ireland) Region

$0.046

Cloud
per month per GB (One zone)

Asia Pacific & Canada Region

$0.047

Cloud
per month per GB (One zone)

Entry-level set up fee?

  • No setup fee
For the latest information on pricing, visithttps://aws.amazon.com/efs/pricing

Offerings

  • Free Trial
  • Free/Freemium Version
  • Premium Consulting / Integration Services

Starting price (does not include set up fee)

  • $0.04 per GB

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Product Details

What is Amazon Elastic File System (EFS)?

The Amazon Elastic File System (EFS) provides a simple, scalable, elastic file system for Linux-based workloads for use with AWS Cloud services and on-premises resources.

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Deployment TypesSaaS
Operating SystemsUnspecified
Mobile ApplicationNo

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is Amazon Elastic File System (EFS)?

The Amazon Elastic File System (EFS) provides a simple, scalable, elastic file system for Linux-based workloads for use with AWS Cloud services and on-premises resources.

How much does Amazon Elastic File System (EFS) cost?

Amazon Elastic File System (EFS) starts at $0.043.

What is Amazon Elastic File System (EFS)'s best feature?

Reviewers rate Elastic load balancing highest, with a score of 10.

Who uses Amazon Elastic File System (EFS)?

The most common users of Amazon Elastic File System (EFS) are from Small Businesses (1-50 employees) and the Information Technology & Services industry.

Reviews and Ratings

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Score 8 out of 10
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Verified User
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  • This is very easy to setup and has a great performance.
  • As per the name, Elastic grows as your data grows.
  • We can run multiple EC2 instances.
  • For multiple small files, EFS performance might get degraded.
  • Doesn't have a great compatibility with Redhat 6.
  • Bit expensive
Score 8 out of 10
Vetted Review
Verified User
Review Source
  • Easy Integration
  • No problem like in RDBMS
  • Cloud script to maintain EFS dynamically
  • For early age start it would be costly
  • Not necessary for small scale system, but very beneficial for system which have high TPS and huge user base
Chris Saenz | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 7 out of 10
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Verified User
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  • EFS is easily made high-availability.
  • EFS is simple to implement.
  • EFS uses native NFS file-sharing protocol.
  • EFS could be made highly-available across regions.
  • EFS could be made with a better on-premise extension than Cloud Gateway.
  • EFS could be made to support CIFS/SMB.