Posted On: Jun 6, 2019

Host Recovery for Amazon EC2 automatically recovers the instances running on a Dedicated Host in the event of unexpected hardware failures. Host Recovery reduces the need for manual intervention, reducing time for recovery and lowering operational burden for instances running on Dedicated Hosts. Additionally, Host Recovery takes into consideration license tracking settings specified for recovery operations, helping you to effectively track and manage your licenses.

There are no additional EC2 charges for using Host Recovery. Standard Dedicated Host charges apply. See Dedicated Host Pricing page for more information. Host Recovery is now available in all Amazon Web Services Regions, including Amazon Web Services China (Beijing) Region, operated by Sinnet and Amazon Web Services China (Ningxia) Region, operated by NWCD. To learn more and to get started, please visit the Host Recovery documentation.