Amazon Elastic Block Store

Access scalable and high-performance storage volumes for your Amazon EC2 instances.

Easy to use high-performance block storage at any scale

Amazon Elastic Block Store (Amazon EBS) is a scalable and high-performance block storage service that enables you to create and manage persistent storage volumes for your Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) instances.
When leveraged, it plays a pivotal role in enhancing the performance, durability, and scalability of your cloud-based applications and workloads. With Digitank Africa’s support, you can make the most of this transformative storage service to optimize your storage strategy and achieve exceptional results.

Why Amazon EBS?

Performance Precision

Tailor your storage to match your workload requirements with a variety of Amazon EBS volume types, each engineered for specific performance characteristics.

Seamless Scaling

As your business grows, your storage needs evolve. Amazon EBS allows you to effortlessly scale your storage capacity up or down, accommodating changing demands without disrupting your operations.

Data Protection

Create point-in-time snapshots of your EBS volumes using Amazon EBS snapshots. These snapshots serve as essential backups, enabling you to recover data and restore instances with ease.

Data Durability

Your data is precious. With Amazon EBS, you benefit from built-in redundancy and replication within AWS Availability Zones, safeguarding your data against hardware failures and ensuring continuous availability.

Why Choose Digitank Africa for Amazon EBS?


Our AWS-certified professionals possess in-depth knowledge of Amazon EBS, ensuring that your storage solution is designed, configured, and managed to perfection


We understand that one size does not fit all. As a result, we will tailor Amazon EBS to meet your specific needs, optimizing your storage for performance, capacity, and cost.

Cost Efficiency

We help you make informed decisions, ensuring that you get the most value from your Amazon EBS investment while optimizing costs.

Use Cases for Amazon EBS

Analytics and Big Data

EBS provides the high throughput necessary for processing large volumes of data in analytics and data warehousing platforms.


EBS is commonly used for hosting databases such as MySQL, PostgreSQL, Oracle, and SQL Server, where consistent input/output performance and data durability are crucial.
Block storage isn’t just a necessity – it’s a strategic advantage. With Digitank Africa guiding you to harness Amazon EBS, the ability to architect, optimize, and scale your cloud storage is now within your grasp.

Optimize your cloud storage for peak performance