Posted On: Sep 4, 2022
Amazon EMR now supports Amazon EC2 I3en Instances in Amazon Web Services China (Ningxia) Region, operated by NWCD, and Amazon Web Services China (Beijing) Region, operated by Sinnet.
I3en instances are designed for data-intensive workloads such as data warehouses that require high random I/O access to large amounts of data residing on instance storage. I3en instances offer up to 60 TB of low latency NVMe SSD instance storage and up to 50% lower cost per GB over I3 instances.
Amazon EC2 I3en instances are supported in Amazon EMR Release 5.25 and later, and 6.0 and later. To learn more, please see pricing page and our documentation.