Mount Elastic File System (EFS) on EC2

Lab Details

  1. This lab walks you through the steps to create an Elastic File System.

  2. You will launch and configure two Amazon EC2 Instances.

  3. You will practice mounting the EFS to both instances by logging into each instance via SSH authentication.

  4. You will practice sharing files between two instances.

  5. Duration: 1 hour

  6. AWS Region: US East (N. Virginia) us-east-1

Architecture Diagram

Task Details

  1. Log into AWS Management Console.

  2. Launching 2 EC2 instances.

  3. Create an Elastic File System.

  4. Mount the file system to MyEC2-1 Instance

  5. Mount the file system to MyEC2-2 Instance

  6. Testing the file system

  7. Validation of the lab.