Adding tags to EBS volumes

Tagging all your Amazon resources is a must-have if you want to have an efficient billing follow-up. It’s very simple in most cases, but not always. Like with EBS volumes within an auto-scaling group.

Even if it’s not natively possible, there is always a solution with AWS.

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Connecting to EC2 instances without a headache

AWS provides one powerful feature called auto-scaling. If you configure it on your infrastructure, you will be able to automatically adjust capacity to maintain optimal performances at the lowest possible cost.

But the downside is that it will be more difficult to open an SSH connection on your EC2 instances because the IP addresses associated will change regularly.

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