This topic describes how to create a deployment set in the ECS console. You can use a deployment set to distribute your ECS instances to different physical servers to achieve high availability and disaster tolerance.


  1. Log on to the ECS console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, choose Deployment & Elasticity > Deployment Sets.
  3. In the top navigation bar, select a region.
  4. On the Deployment Sets page, click Create Deployment Set.
  5. In the Create Deployment Set dialog box, set Name and Description.
    The Strategy parameter supports only the High Availability option. For more information about the deployment set strategy, see Overview.Create a deployment set
  6. Click OK.

What to do next

After you create a deployment set, you can perform the following tasks: