12-18-2016 08:36 AM
I couldn't find the recommended storage options in AWS:
1. C3 instance comes with ephemeral storage, which will be lost if instance is stopped.
Is it the recommended approach to use instance store? or EBS?
2. Backup in AWS: please share the best practices, can we shcedule recurring export into S3?
01-03-2017 10:38 AM - edited 01-03-2017 10:38 AM
The Palo Alto Networks AMIs in AWS are created using EBS-backed storage. This provides persistency for the data stored on the root device and will allow the instance to be powered off without the data being deleted.
01-08-2017 10:16 PM
Don't use anything with ephemeral storage. It is wasted. PAN uses only EBS which I prefer.
Snapshots of EBS volumes are useless. We had to write something to backup the PANs. PAN support and documentation wasn't much help.
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