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AWS configuration options

When deploying InfluxDB Enterprise on AWS using the template described in Deploy an InfluxDB Enterprise cluster on Amazon Web Services, the following configuration options are available:

  • VPC ID: The VPC ID of your existing Virtual Private Cloud (VPC).
  • Subnets: A list of SubnetIds in your Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) where nodes will be created. The subnets must be in the same order as the availability zones they reside in. For a list of which availability zones correspond to which subnets, see the Subnets section of your VPC dashboard.
  • Availability Zones: Availability zones to correspond with your subnets above. The availability zones must be in the same order as their related subnets. For a list of which availability zones correspond to which subnets, see the Subnets section of your VPC dashboard.
  • SSH Key Name: An existing key pair to enable SSH access for the instances. For details on how to create a key pair, see Creating a Key Pair Using Amazon EC2.
  • InfluxDB ingress CIDR: The IP address range that can be used to connect to the InfluxDB API endpoint. To allow all traffic, enter 0.0.0.0/0.
  • SSH Access CIDR: The IP address range that can be used to SSH into the EC2 instances. To allow all traffic, enter 0.0.0.0/0.
  • InfluxDB Enterprise License Key: Your InfluxDB Enterprise license key. Applies only to BYOL.
  • InfluxDB Administrator Username: Your InfluxDB administrator username. Applies only to BYOL.
  • InfluxDB Administrator Password: Your InfluxDB administrator password. Applies only to BYOL.
  • InfluxDB Enterprise Version: The version of InfluxDB. Defaults to current version.
  • Telegraf Version: The version of Telegraf. Defaults to current version.
  • InfluxDB Data Node Disk Size: The size in GB of the EBS io1 volume each data node. Defaults to 250.
  • InfluxDB Data Node Disk IOPS: The IOPS of the EBS io1 volume on each data node. Defaults to 1000.
  • DataNodeInstanceType: The instance type of the data node. Defaults to m5.large.
  • MetaNodeInstanceType: The instance type of the meta node. Defaults to t3.small.
  • MonitorInstanceType: The instance type of the monitor node. Defaults to t3.large.

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For more information, see the Linux Package Signing Key Rotation blog post.

InfluxDB Cloud backed by InfluxDB IOx

All InfluxDB Cloud organizations created on or after January 31, 2023 are backed by the new InfluxDB IOx storage engine. Check the right column of your InfluxDB Cloud organization homepage to see which InfluxDB storage engine you’re using.

If powered by IOx, this is the correct documentation.

If powered by TSM, see the TSM-based InfluxDB Cloud documentation.

InfluxDB Cloud backed by InfluxDB TSM

All InfluxDB Cloud organizations created on or after January 31, 2023 are backed by the new InfluxDB IOx storage engine which enables nearly unlimited series cardinality and SQL query support. Check the right column of your InfluxDB Cloud organization homepage to see which InfluxDB storage engine you’re using.

If powered by TSM, this is the correct documentation.

If powered by IOx, see the IOx-based InfluxDB Cloud documentation.

State of the InfluxDB Cloud (IOx) documentation

The new documentation for InfluxDB Cloud backed by InfluxDB IOx is a work in progress. We are adding new information and content almost daily. Thank you for your patience!

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