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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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Google Compute Engine launched

Google has launched its IaaS offering, Compute Engine, bringing it into combat with the likes of AWS, Rackspace and VMware. The announced was made in a blog post on Monday. The VMs can run any out-of-the-box Linux distribution (including SELinux … Continue reading

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