Amazon EC2 Spot Instances


Innoval Digital Solutions Pvt Ltd

Technopark, Thejaswini, Level 5, Technopark Rd, Technopark Campus, Kazhakkoottam, Kerala 695581, India, Munnar

21st Sep 9:30am - 12:30pm


The value of AWS cloud is in its elasticity and on-demand nature, which frees up developers and IT to instantly gain access to resources to solve business problems. Amazon EC2 Spot Instances offer spare compute capacity available in the AWS cloud at steep discounts compared to On-Demand instances. Spot Instances enable you to optimize your costs on the AWS cloud and scale your application's throughput up to 10X for the same budget.

This is an invite for a half a day; technical workshop for customers who want to learn about AWS EC2 Spot as a consumption model. The goals of this technical training is to equip you with the best practices and recommendations for using EC2 Spot across different workloads and balance your compute capacity between the different consumption models in AWS cloud.




While this is a technical course designed for Developers, Architects, IT Administrators and DevOps engineers, it will also help Cloud Financial Management professionals get an overview of how EC2 Spot instances as a Cloud Consumption model can be used as a lever for Cost Optimisation.





1.       EC2 Spot - Basics

2.       EC2 Spot – Pricing model

3.       EC2 Spot ready Workloads and AWS Managed Services

4.       EC2 Spot Diversification Best Practices

5.       Handling Spot Instance Interruptions

6.       EC2 Spot Orchestration options - Spotfleet & Auto Scaling Groups (ASG) with EC2 Fleet

7.       Demo - Spotfleet and ASG

8.       Deploying specific Workloads on EC2 Spot instances (eg. Containers, Data Anaytics, ML, Web Services, etc)



Understanding of fundamentals of AWS services (EC2, EMR, EKS, ECS, EBS, Load Balancers, AMI, IAM roles, VPC, Security Groups, AWS CLI)