Cross Region creation

🎯 In previous lab, EC2 instances are region-specific. In this lab, we will try to create an EC2 instance from an AMI in another region.

  • Source Region: ap-southeast-1
  • Destination Region: us-east-1

1. Copy AMI from Source Region to Destination Region

Click on AMIs under IMAGES cloud.vn

Choose the desired AMI. Then, Click on Actions / Copy AMI cloud.vn

Enter AMI Name and Destination Region cloud.vn

Click on Copy AMI cloud.vn

Done cloud.vn

Waiting for Completion cloud.vn

Completed cloud.vn

2. Launch new EC2 Instance at Destination Region

EC2 Dashboard at us-east-1 cloud.vn

Click on Launch instance cloud.vn

Choose an Instance type cloud.vn

Choose New subnet and new vpc cloud.vn

Add Storage cloud.vn

Add Tags cloud.vn

Add New Security Group us-sg-web-app cloud.vn

Review Instance Launch cloud.vn

Create New key pair us-cloudvnkey cloud.vn

Click on Download Key Pair before clicking on Launching Instances

Launch Status cloud.vn

Success cloud.vn

3. EC2 Dashboards at us-east-1 and ap-southeast-1

EC2 Dashboard in us-east-1 cloud.vn

EC2 Dashboard in ap-southeast-1 cloud.vn