Create a private subnet
This section details the procedure to create a new subnet within the VPC.
Create a new subnet within the VPC. This subnet is made private in a later step.
To create a private subnet
- Click VPC on the AWS Management Console Home page. The Amazon VPC Console Dashboard page appears.
- On the left navigation pane, select Subnets. The Subnets page opens.
- Click Create Subnet. The Create Subnet dialog box opens.
- In the CIDR block field, enter 10.0.1.0/24 and click Yes, Create.
This subnet must be within the 10.0.0.0/16 range that is defined for the VPC but outside the 10.0.0.0/24 range that is configured for the public subnet.
The new subnet appears in the list of subnets.