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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 December 14, 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 December 11, 2009

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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 March 12, 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 February 11, 2009

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Ubuntu Touch OS wins its first smartphone partner

Canonical has inked its first deal with partner who'll put the Linux-basd operating system on its phones, founder Mark Shuttleworth reveals.

By December 10, 2013

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Google: Compute Engine now ready for prime time

A leading force in data center operations opens its doors to outside customers' computing needs. It's got a ways to go to catch up to Amazon, though.

By December 3, 2013

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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 January 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 December 22, 2008

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Amazon signs up for 'future of streaming' ORBX

Amazon becomes the first major partner to agree to use lightweight new technology from Mozilla and OTOY for streaming games, video, and software.

By November 6, 2013

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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 October 1, 2008