Service limits - Amazon Web Services Support
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Service limits

See the following checks for the service limits (also known as quotas) category.

All checks in this category have the following descriptions:

Alert Criteria
  • Yellow: 80% of limit reached.

  • Red: 100% of limit reached.

  • Blue: Trusted Advisor was unable to retrieve utilization or limits in one or more Amazon Web Services Regions.

Recommended Action

If you expect to exceed a service limit, request an increase directly from the Service Quotas console. If Service Quotas doesn’t support your service yet, you can create open a support case in Support Center.

Report columns
  • Status

  • Service

  • Region

  • Limit Amount

  • Current Usage

Note
  • Values are based on a snapshot, so your current usage might differ. Quota and usage data can take up to 24 hours to reflect any changes. In cases where quotas have been recently increased, you might temporarily see utilization that exceeds the quota.

DynamoDB Read Capacity

Description

Checks for usage that is more than 80% of the DynamoDB provisioned throughput limit for reads per Amazon Web Services account.

Check ID

6gtQddfEw6

Additional Resources

DynamoDB quotas

DynamoDB Write Capacity

Description

Checks for usage that is more than 80% of the DynamoDB provisioned throughput limit for writes per Amazon Web Services account.

Check ID

c5ftjdfkMr

Additional Resources

DynamoDB quotas

EBS Active Snapshots

Description

Checks for usage that is more than 80% of the EBS active snapshots quota.

Check ID

eI7KK0l7J9

Additional Resources

Amazon EBS limits

EBS General Purpose SSD (gp2) Volume Storage

Description

Checks for usage that is more than 80% of the EBS General Purpose SSD (gp2) volume storage quota.

Check ID

dH7RR0l6J9

Additional Resources

Amazon EBS limits

EBS General Purpose SSD (gp3) Volume Storage

Description

Checks for usage that is more than 80% of the EBS General Purpose SSD (gp3) volume storage quota.

Check ID

dH7RR0l6J3

Additional Resources

Amazon EBS limits

EBS Magnetic (standard) Volume Storage

Description

Checks for usage that is more than 80% of the EBS Magnetic (standard) volume storage quota.

Check ID

cG7HH0l7J9

Additional Resources

Amazon EBS limits

EBS Provisioned IOPS (SSD) Volume Aggregate IOPS

Description

Checks for usage that is more than 80% of the EBS Provisioned IOPS (SSD) volume aggregate IOPS quota.

Check ID

tV7YY0l7J9

Additional Resources

Amazon EBS limits

EBS Provisioned IOPS SSD (io1) Volume Storage

Description

Checks for usage that is more than 80% of the EBS Provisioned IOPS SSD (io1) volume storage quota.

Check ID

gI7MM0l7J9

Additional Resources

Amazon EBS limits

EC2 Reserved Instance Leases

Description

Checks for usage that is more than 80% of the EC2 Reserved Instance leases quota.

Check ID

iH7PP0l7J9

Additional Resources

Amazon EC2 quotas

EC2-VPC Elastic IP Address

Description

Checks for usage that is more than 80% of the EC2-VPC Elastic IP address quota.

Check ID

lN7RR0l7J9

Additional Resources

VPC Elastic IP quotas

ELB Classic Load Balancers

Description

Checks for usage that is more than 80% of the ELB Classic Load Balancers quota.

Check ID

iK7OO0l7J9

Additional Resources

Elastic Load Balancing quotas

VPC

Description

Checks for usage that is more than 80% of the VPC quota.

Check ID

jL7PP0l7J9

Additional Resources

VPC quotas

VPC Internet Gateways

Description

Checks for usage that is more than 80% of the VPC Internet gateways quota.

Check ID

kM7QQ0l7J9

Additional Resources

VPC quotas