AWS SDK Version 2 for .NET
API Reference

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.NET Framework 3.5
Describes a block device for an EBS volume.

Inheritance Hierarchy


Namespace: Amazon.EC2.Model
Assembly: AWSSDK.dll
Version: (assembly version)


public class EbsBlockDevice : Object

The EbsBlockDevice type exposes the following members


Public Method EbsBlockDevice()


Public Property DeleteOnTermination System.Boolean Gets and sets the property DeleteOnTermination.

Indicates whether the EBS volume is deleted on instance termination.

Public Property Encrypted System.Boolean Gets and sets the property Encrypted.

Indicates whether the EBS volume is encrypted. Encrypted Amazon EBS volumes may only be attached to instances that support Amazon EBS encryption.

Public Property Iops System.Int32 Gets and sets the property Iops.

The number of I/O operations per second (IOPS) that the volume supports. For Provisioned IOPS (SSD) volumes, this represents the number of IOPS that are provisioned for the volume. For General Purpose (SSD) volumes, this represents the baseline performance of the volume and the rate at which the volume accumulates I/O credits for bursting. For more information on General Purpose (SSD) baseline performance, I/O credits, and bursting, see Amazon EBS Volume Types in the Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud User Guide.

Constraint: Range is 100 to 20000 for Provisioned IOPS (SSD) volumes and 3 to 10000 for General Purpose (SSD) volumes.

Condition: This parameter is required for requests to create io1 volumes; it is not used in requests to create standard or gp2 volumes.

Public Property SnapshotId System.String Gets and sets the property SnapshotId.

The ID of the snapshot.

Public Property VolumeSize System.Int32 Gets and sets the property VolumeSize.

The size of the volume, in GiB.

Constraints: 1-1024 for standard volumes, 1-16384 for gp2 volumes, and 4-16384 for io1 volumes. If you specify a snapshot, the volume size must be equal to or larger than the snapshot size.

Default: If you're creating the volume from a snapshot and don't specify a volume size, the default is the snapshot size.

Public Property VolumeType Amazon.EC2.VolumeType Gets and sets the property VolumeType.

The volume type. gp2 for General Purpose (SSD) volumes, io1 for Provisioned IOPS (SSD) volumes, and standard for Magnetic volumes.

Default: standard

Version Information

.NET Framework:
Supported in: 4.5, 4.0, 3.5

.NET for Windows Store apps:
Supported in: Windows 8.1, Windows 8

.NET for Windows Phone:
Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone 8