EphemeralStorage - Amazon Elastic Container Service


The amount of ephemeral storage to allocate for the task. This parameter is used to expand the total amount of ephemeral storage available, beyond the default amount, for tasks hosted on AWS Fargate. For more information, see Using data volumes in tasks in the Amazon ECS Developer Guide;.


For tasks using the Fargate launch type, the task requires the following platforms:

  • Linux platform version 1.4.0 or later.

  • Windows platform version 1.0.0 or later.



The total amount, in GiB, of ephemeral storage to set for the task. The minimum supported value is 20 GiB and the maximum supported value is 200 GiB.

Type: Integer

Required: Yes

See Also

For more information about using this API in one of the language-specific AWS SDKs, see the following: