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Storage Driver

Storage drivers are pods that through the Container Storage Interface or CSI provide an interface to use external storage services from within Kubernetes.

Amazon EBS CSI storage driver

Allows Kubernetes clusters to manage the lifecycle of Amazon EBS volumes for persistent volumes with the awsElasticBlockStore volume type.

To install it, you first need to attach the Amazon_EBS_CSI_Driver IAM policy to the worker nodes. Then you can use the aws-ebs-csi-driver helm chart.

To test it worked follow the steps under To deploy a sample application and verify that the CSI driver is working.