Follow the steps in Create an instance by using the wizard to create an EBM instance. However, the following configurations are recommended:

  • Region: Currently, EBM instances are available in the following regions and zones: China East 2 (Shanghai), Zone D, China North 2 (Beijing), Zone CChina East 1 (Hangzhou), Zone G, and China South 1 (Shenzhen), Zone D.
  • Instance Type: In ebmhfg5, ebmc4, and ebmg5 type families are available. For more information about instance types, see instance type families.
  • Image: The following public images are supported.
    Operating system Image
    Linux
    • CentOS 7.2/7.3/7.4/6.9/6.8 64-bit
    • Ubuntu 14.04/16.04 64-bit
    • Debian 8.9/9.2 64-bit
    • OpenSUE 42.3 64-bit
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 64-bit
    • Aliyun Linux 17.1 64-bit
    Windows
    • 2016 Data Center Edition 64-bit Chinese Edition
    • 2016 Data Center Edition 64-bit English Edition
    • 2012 R2 Data Center Edition 64-bit Chinese Edition
    • 2012 R2 Data Center Edition 64-bit English Edition
  • Storage: EBM instances support up to 16 data disks. You can add a data disk during or after instance creation, and then mount the data disk.
  • Network: Only VPC is supported.