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/How to auto scale only volume of instance?/

How to auto scale only volume of instance?

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Hello,

I have an instance need to auto scale only volume not instance type.

Is it possible to auto scale only volume of instance?

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That's not really possible - mainly because operating systems don't generally "like" storage changing size around them. In general, you can expand a volume but you can't shrink it - file systems generally allocate space and taking it away isn't a good idea.

If you need a file system that expands/shrinks as you use it you might consider FSx or EFS.

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Brettski@AWS
answered 14 days ago

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