Amazon EBS
Amazon EBS

437
253
81
RunAbove
RunAbove

1
3
13
Add tool

Amazon EBS vs RunAbove: What are the differences?

Amazon EBS: Block level storage volumes for use with Amazon EC2 instances. Amazon EBS volumes are network-attached, and persist independently from the life of an instance. Amazon EBS provides highly available, highly reliable, predictable storage volumes that can be attached to a running Amazon EC2 instance and exposed as a device within the instance. Amazon EBS is particularly suited for applications that require a database, file system, or access to raw block level storage; RunAbove: Extreme High-Performance Cloud Computing & Object Storage. We give you full access to the OpenStack API, which our compute (Nova) and storage (Swift) solutions are based on. This means no provider lock-in and easy automation of all your deployments. You can also manage your account and billing details via our RESTful API. You can choose between Horizon or OVH's easy-to-use web panel.

Amazon EBS and RunAbove can be categorized as "Cloud Storage" tools.

Some of the features offered by Amazon EBS are:

  • Amazon EBS allows you to create storage volumes from 1 GB to 1 TB that can be mounted as devices by Amazon EC2 instances. Multiple volumes can be mounted to the same instance.
  • Amazon EBS enables you to provision a specific level of I/O performance if desired, by choosing a Provisioned IOPS volume. This allows you to predictably scale to thousands of IOPS per Amazon EC2 instance.
  • Storage volumes behave like raw, unformatted block devices, with user supplied device names and a block device interface. You can create a file system on top of Amazon EBS volumes, or use them in any other way you would use a block device (like a hard drive).

On the other hand, RunAbove provides the following key features:

  • OpenStack Nova and Swift API
  • Ready to use SDKs
  • Easy to use Runabove API

"Point-in-time snapshots" is the primary reason why developers consider Amazon EBS over the competitors, whereas "SSDs" was stated as the key factor in picking RunAbove.

- No public GitHub repository available -
- No public GitHub repository available -

What is Amazon EBS?

Amazon EBS volumes are network-attached, and persist independently from the life of an instance. Amazon EBS provides highly available, highly reliable, predictable storage volumes that can be attached to a running Amazon EC2 instance and exposed as a device within the instance. Amazon EBS is particularly suited for applications that require a database, file system, or access to raw block level storage.

What is RunAbove?

We give you full access to the OpenStack API, which our compute (Nova) and storage (Swift) solutions are based on. This means no provider lock-in and easy automation of all your deployments. You can also manage your account and billing details via our RESTful API. You can choose between Horizon or OVH's easy-to-use web panel.

Want advice about which of these to choose?Ask the StackShare community!

Why do developers choose Amazon EBS?
Why do developers choose RunAbove?

Sign up to add, upvote and see more prosMake informed product decisions

What are the cons of using Amazon EBS?
What are the cons of using RunAbove?
    Be the first to leave a con
      Be the first to leave a con
      What companies use Amazon EBS?
      What companies use RunAbove?

      Sign up to get full access to all the companiesMake informed product decisions

      What tools integrate with Amazon EBS?
      What tools integrate with RunAbove?

      Sign up to get full access to all the tool integrationsMake informed product decisions

      What are some alternatives to Amazon EBS and RunAbove?
      Amazon EFS
      Amazon EFS is easy to use and offers a simple interface that allows you to create and configure file systems quickly and easily. With Amazon EFS, storage capacity is elastic, growing and shrinking automatically as you add and remove files.
      Amazon S3
      Amazon Simple Storage Service provides a fully redundant data storage infrastructure for storing and retrieving any amount of data, at any time, from anywhere on the web
      Google Cloud Storage
      Google Cloud Storage allows world-wide storing and retrieval of any amount of data and at any time. It provides a simple programming interface which enables developers to take advantage of Google's own reliable and fast networking infrastructure to perform data operations in a secure and cost effective manner. If expansion needs arise, developers can benefit from the scalability provided by Google's infrastructure.
      Azure Storage
      Azure Storage provides the flexibility to store and retrieve large amounts of unstructured data, such as documents and media files with Azure Blobs; structured nosql based data with Azure Tables; reliable messages with Azure Queues, and use SMB based Azure Files for migrating on-premises applications to the cloud.
      Minio
      Minio is an object storage server compatible with Amazon S3 and licensed under Apache 2.0 License
      See all alternatives
      Decisions about Amazon EBS and RunAbove
      No stack decisions found
      Interest over time
      Reviews of Amazon EBS and RunAbove
      No reviews found
      How developers use Amazon EBS and RunAbove
      Avatar of Opstax Ltd
      Opstax Ltd uses Amazon EBSAmazon EBS

      Opstax uses EBS storage to store images, snapshots and to write any data we need to keep when an instance is no longer.

      Avatar of nrise
      nrise uses Amazon EBSAmazon EBS

      대부분의 EC2 의 스토리지는 EBS 를 마운트해서 사용하고 있습니다. 특히 데이터베이스 서버들의 경우 주기적으로 스냅샷을 생성하여 손쉽게 백업 관리를 진행하고 있습니다.

      How much does Amazon EBS cost?
      How much does RunAbove cost?
      Pricing unavailable
      News about RunAbove
      More news