Reserved instances give you the option to make a low, one-time payment for each instance you want to reserve and in turn receive a significant discount on the hourly usage charge for that instance.
To reserve an instance
- ClickÂ Reserved Instances and selectPurchase Reserved Instances.
- TheÂ Purchase Reserved Instancesdialog box appears.
- Select the options and the number of instances you want and clickÂ Continue.
- Your credit card will be charged when you clickÂ Place Order.
Your reservation should take effect in a few minutes.
To view your reservations
- ClickÂ Reserved Instances and selectÂ View Reserved Instances.
Your current reservations will be displayed.