Posted On: Nov 26, 2018
AWS Snowball Edge Compute Optimized will be shipping to customers the week of December 10th in the US East (Virginia), US West (Oregon), US West (Northern California), GovCloud (US-West), and EU (Ireland) AWS Regions.
The new Compute Optimized option for Snowball Edge provides 52 vCPUs, 208GB of memory, 7.68TB of NVMe SSD, and 42TB of S3-compatible storage for running compute-intensive applications in physically harsh or offline locations. It also comes with the option to add a NVIDIA TESLA V100 GPU for scenarios such as full motion video processing when connectivity is a challenge.
You can order your Snowball Edge Compute Optimized today from the AWS console. Orders placed the week of November 26th will be delivered the week of December 10th. For a list of regions where AWS Snowball Edge Compute Optimized is available, see the AWS Region table. Visit the AWS Snowball Edge web page to learn more.