Automated EBS Usage Forecast and Limit Increases

EBS Limits Forecast Diagram

The following walk-through will show you how you can create automation to poll for the total number of EBS volumes in your account, tally them by volume type and region, and then use these statistics to create a dataset in Amazon Forecast to predict future usage.

Generating a report of forecasted usage with AWS services can be useful for a number of reasons. This guide will show how you can use it to automatically increase EBS limits.