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Moving GitLab to an EBS Volume

I’ve really enjoyed using GitLab to manage my git repositories. It was really easy to get started because I used a Bitnami GitLab image for Amazon. 380 more words


Enterprise Adoption of Cloud Technology

Forrester recently published a research note on enterprise adoption of Cloud Technology.  The full report can be downloaded here from Akamai.com (after registration).  As the report was commissioned by Akamai who absolutely is not a neutral third party the results need to be considered with caution.  1,019 more words

Cloud Computing

Prewarm your EBS backed EC2 MySQL slaves

This is the story of cold blocks and mismatched instances and how they will cause you pain and cost you money until you understand why. 601 more words


Auto Tag EC2 Spot Instances and Volumes with Boto

Tags are a great way to organize Amazon Web Services (AWS) resources. For example, you can use tags to itemize your AWS bill into different projects. 859 more words


Setting Up RStudio Server on AWS EC2 Instance

Amazon Web Services(AWS) EC2
EC2 stands for Elastic Compute Cloud, it is a web service by Amazon Web Services that provides resizable compute capacity in the cloud. 697 more words

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Exploring Eventual Consistency of the EC2 API

Exploring Eventual Consistency of the EC2 API

I’ve recently been assisting on a project that relies heavily on the boto python interface to manage AWS. In particular the project creates a security group and then subsequently queries boto to get and set attributes. 542 more words

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Jai Amibika

Jai Amibika, 3 Great Eastern Street, Borough of Hackney, London EC2, 2006 • A colourful shutter by the street artist Eine, who at the time wasn’t famous. 28 more words