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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

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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


10 ways VNS3 enhances your AWS VPC

This post originally appeared on the CohesiveFT blog

Want to do more with your AWS Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)? We have 10 ways you can enhance cloud networking with our virtual appliance, VNS3. 775 more words


AWS customers can now use Nginx for media streaming

Now sites and applications using Amazon’s Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) can use Nginx’s streaming media server as a video streaming solution. A module extension to Nginx’s web server product, Nginx streaming supports “all common video formats” — from MP4 and FLV to Apple HLS and Adobe HDS — and can adjust the quality of a video on the fly based on the speed of a connection. 7 more words