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Sandbox in EC2 ... cost safety ....

I’ve found EC2 in Amazon AWS to be a great sandbox for a DBA.   I have test servers of SQL Server 2012 and 2014 base at the moment.   162 more words

Database Administration

One simple approach to minimize operating cost in AWS

I am using AWS for the last couple of months. The more I am exploring it, the more I am loving it. Thinking about doing a PhD on AWS (Just kidding). 313 more words

Amazon Aws

#Azure Storage Service Interruption…Time for “Plan B”

Yesterday evening Pacific Standard Time, Azure storage services experienced a service interruption across the United States, Europe and parts of Asia, which impacted multiple cloud services in these regions.

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Cloud Resiliency for #SQLServer Failover Clusters: #AWS to #Azure multisite cluster

Ever want to deploy a SQL Server cluster with some nodes in AWS and other nodes in Azure? Well, you are in luck! This article describes the process in great detail. 6 more words


OSv “Aspen”... sub-second boot time OS for masses, created by the KVM kings

Cloudius-Systems provides an operating system built from scratch called OSv. OSv is a new lightweight OS, it uses the company’s own kernel not based on Linux, and was designed from the ground up to run in a virtual cloud environment, with maximum performance, low latency, and simple management. 790 more words


List and Tag all EC2 & EBS instances

Now a days most of the software engineers are using cloud services. Amazon is one of the key players among cloud service providers.
While dealing with the cloud services, we have to monitor the usage and billing periodically. 132 more words

BigData World

Amazon Launches Its Fastest EC2 Instances Yet

Amazon today announced its fastest EC2 instances for compute yet. The new so-called c4 instances will feature a 2.9 GHz Haswell processor (with bursts up to 3.5 GHz with Turbo boost) with up to 36 virtual CPUs and up to 60 GiB of RAM. 166 more words