EC2 Instance Issues and FAQs
If you don't have the correct instance type selected, the instance will not launch and the following Launch Failed warning is displayed:
When your Q-Cloud Protect appliance has been deployed and is running at a steady state, you should not stop the EC2 instance. You must keep the instance running at all times for storage space to be properly reclaimed on the cloud appliance.
When you terminate a Q-Cloud Protect instance and no longer need its associated data, we recommend that you remove the instance's remaining artifacts to avoid unnecessary costs. For more information, see S3, EBS Volumes, and Snapshots.
- S3 buckets storing the instance's data
- Root and EBS volumes attached to the instance
- EBS snapshots of the instance's EBS volumes