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Amazon tweaks EC2 pricing

In the next step of its enterprise evolution, Amazon will let customers reserve instances for one-year and three-year terms as if they owned the hardware.

By Mar. 12, 2009

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Amazon EC2 gets a spot market

Customers can bid on unused Elastic Compute Cloud capacity and run those instances as long as their bid exceeds the spot price.

By Dec. 14, 2009

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IBM takes to Amazon's EC2 cloud

IBM is making some software available via Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud. Other software vendors will surely follow, now that Big Blue has stepped onto the cloud.

By Feb. 11, 2009

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Amazon EC2 cloud service hit by botnet, outage

Amazon's EC2 cloud service has had to deal with a botnet released through its service and a data center power failure in the same week.

By Dec. 11, 2009

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Amazon releases Web-based EC2 console

Through Amazon Web Services' Web-based management console, the cloud-computing service enters territory already claimed by formal and informal partners.

By Jan. 8, 2009

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JumpBox service to deploy apps on Amazon EC2

JumpBox is now offering an easy deployment of open-source applications. By deploying virtualized instances of apps on Amazon's cloud service, quandaries may be obviated.

By Dec. 22, 2008

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Amazon's EC2 to offer Windows, SQL Server options

Software maker says that, starting later this year, those using its cloud computing service will be able to run Microsoft's operating system and database software.

By Oct. 1, 2008

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Scaling Amazon EC2 to 512 active nodes

Wondering how well Amazon handles cloud-computing demands? The answer, it seems, is very, very well.

By Aug. 7, 2008

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Sun's OpenSolaris on EC2--overcast but not completely Cloudy

The Cloud is not even close to being obscured by Sun, but there are some interesting things the company is talking about this week.

By May. 5, 2008

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Google App Engine meets Amazon EC2

A programmer has got Google App Engine up and running atop Amazon's EC2 cloud computing infrastructure. Sort of. Let the cross-coding games begin!

By Apr. 14, 2008