This new Availability Zone support also introduces the ability to use Reserved Instances with BitNami Cloud Hosting. Reserved Instances are purchased for a specific Availability Zone, so it was not previously possible to take advantage them with BitNami Cloud Hosting. Now, you can specify which Availability Zone to launch your server to (as shown below). Provided that you choose an Availability Zone that you have Reserved Instances available for, you will automatically receive the Reserved Instance pricing. Using Reserved Instances can dramatically reduce your AWS bill, so if you plan to have your server(s) in operation for an extended period of time, we encourage you to look into it.
|To select an Availability Zone when creating your server, click on the|
'Advanced Options' link after clicking the region selection button.
|Select your preferred Availability Zone from the list of available options.|
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