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Amazon launches new compute intesive C4 Instances

Amazon announced the availability of C4 instances type, announced since last November. Interestingly, the new C4 instances are based on a Intel Xeon E5-2666 v3 (code name Haswell) processor custom optimized for EC2, that runs at a base speed of … Continue reading

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New Amazon I2 Instance Type Available

The I2 instance type was designed to host I/O intensive workloads typically generated by relational databases, NoSQL databases, and transactional systems. The largest I2 instance type can deliver over 365K random reads per second and over 315K random writes per … Continue reading

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Managed desktops in the AWS Cloud with Amazaon Workspaces

Amazon announced yesterday, during it’s re:Invent 2013 conference the availability of Amazaon Workspaces, a service ment to deliver virtual desktops to users. The pricing starts at $35 a month and includes PC a system running Windows 7, Adobe Flash, Internet … Continue reading

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