Requirements for the Alert Logic suite for Amazon Web Services

Supported AWS regions

Alert Logic supports the following AWS regions:

AWS Region Name Region Endpoint Virtualization Support
US East (N. Virginia) us-east-1 autoscaling.us-east-1.amazonaws.com

Paravirtualization (PV) and hardware virtual machine (HVM) instances available.

US East (Ohio) us-east-2 autoscaling.us-east-2.amazonaws.com HVM only.
US West (N. California) us-west-1 autoscaling.us-west-1.amazonaws.com

PV and HVM instances available.

US West (Oregon) us-west-2 autoscaling.us-west-2.amazonaws.com

PV and HVM instances available.

EU (Ireland) eu-west-1 autoscaling.eu-west-1.amazonaws.com HVM only.
EU (Frankfurt) eu-central-1 autoscaling.eu-central-1.amazonaws.com HVM only.
EU (Paris) eu-west-3 ec2.eu-west-3.amazonaws.com HVM only.
Asia Pacific (Mumbai) ap-south-1 autoscaling.ap-south-1.amazonaws.com HVM only.
Asia Pacific (Tokyo) ap-northeast-1 autoscaling.ap-northeast-1.amazonaws.com HVM only.
Asia Pacific (Seoul) ap-northeast-2 autoscaling.ap-northeast-2.amazonaws.com PV and HVM instances available.
Asia Pacific (Osaka-Local) ap-northeast-3 ec2.eu-west-3.amazonaws.com Not available.
Asia Pacific (Singapore) ap-southeast-1 autoscaling.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com PV and HVM instances available.
Asia Pacific (Sydney) ap-southeast-2 autoscaling.ap-southeast-2.amazonaws.com PV and HVM instances available.
South America (São Paulo) sa-east-1 autoscaling.sa-east-1.amazonaws.com PV and HVM instances available.
China (Beijing) cn-north-1 ec2.cn-north-1.amazonaws.com.cn Not available.
China (Ningxia) cn-northwest-1 ec2.cn-northwest-1.amazonaws.com.cn Not available.
EU (London) eu-west-2 autoscaling.eu-west-2.amazonaws.com HVM only.
Canada (Central) ca-central-1 autoscaling.ca-central-1.amazonaws.com HVM only.

Alert Logic recommends that all customers use HVM instances whenever possible.

Virtual appliance types in AWS

Review the following approved virtual appliance types. In the AWS marketplace, you should select the appropriate image based on the anticipated network throughput sent to the appliance, and whether you plan to enable vulnerability scanning.

Supported Amazon instance names Supported bandwidth throughput without vulnerability scanning Supported bandwidth throughput with vulnerability scanning

Compute Optimized Large

(c3.large)

300 Mbps This instance does not support scanning.

Compute Optimized XL

(c3.xlarge)

715 Mbps 357 Mbps

Compute Optimized 2XL

(c3.2xlarge)

2 Gbps 1660 Mbps

Compute Optimized Large

(c4.large)

280 Mbps This instance does not support scanning.

Compute Optimized XL

(c4.xlarge)

850 Mbps 550 Mbps

Compute Optimized 2XL

(c4.2xlarge)

1500 Mbps 1100 Mbps

Compute Optimized Large

(c5.large)

320 Mbps 305 Mbps

Compute Optimized XL

(c5.xlarge)

1000 Mbps 640 Mbps

Compute Optimized 2XL

(c5.2xlarge)

1733 Mbps 1780 Mbps