This tab allows you to specify a Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) network, key pair and security group that will be
used by your new instance(s). NOTE: if you create a key pair or security group in this
section, they will automatically be selected for use in your new instance.
Select a VPC network from the drop-down list box.
If a VPC network is selected, the VPC subnet
and the Auto-assign public IP drop-down list boxes display.
Select a CIDR range from the VPC subnet drop-down list box.
Select whether to enable or disable public IP auto assignment from the
Auto-assign public IP drop-down list box.
Select a key pair using the Key name drop-down list
Note: You can also create a new key pair by clicking the Create
a key pair link.
You may keep the security group already specified in the Security group
field, add another one, or specify a different one.
You can also create a new security group by clicking the Create security group link.
This opens the Create Security Group dialog box.
Note: You may view the rules for the specified security group(s) by clicking
the + Rules control next to each security group to expand it.
You can optionally specify an IAM role using the Role
drop-down list box.
Note: If you select a role, make sure that the correct permissions are
defined for that role so that the appropriate level of access is applied
to your instance.
You can optionally specify advanced options by clicking the
Select advanced options link and refer to the
next section for further details.
Otherwise, click the Launch instance button.