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Amazon Relational Database Service Available in Europe

Administrator April 14, 2010 0

Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS) is a web service that makes it easy to set up, operate, and scale a relational database in the cloud. Until now, Amazon RDS has been located in

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Amazon Simple Notification Service (Amazon SNS)

Administrator April 8, 2010 0

Amazon have released Amazon Simple Notification Service to beta. Amazon SNS provides developers with a highly scalable, flexible, and cost-effective capability to publish messages from an application and immediately deliver them to subscribers or

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Windows Server Pilot Available in Amazon Cloud

Administrator March 25, 2010 0

Is the announcement by the Amazon EC2 Cloud Service of the immediate availability of the Microsoft Windows ServerĀ® License Mobility Pilot evidence that there is an increasing amount of flexibility in licensing terms in

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Amazon Announce Reserved Instances For Windows

Administrator February 23, 2010 0

Amazon have announced that like Linux and Unix, Windows will now be available as a reserved instance. Read more on Amazon Web Services Our View: A reserved instance brings more flexibility to the pricing

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Rackspace Cloud Servers versus Amazon EC2: Performance Analysis

Administrator February 16, 2010 0

A review, conducted by The Bitsource (and commissioned on behalf of Rackspace), compares the two cloud computing platforms, Rackspace Cloud Servers and Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2). Read more at The Bitsource

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Amazon SimpleDB: A Simple Way to Store Complex Data

Administrator February 12, 2010 0

For an overview of Amazon’s SimpleDB database, see Amazon Web Services

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Amazon lowers pricing for outbound data transfer

Administrator February 12, 2010 0

Effective February 1, 2010, Amazon lowers pricing for outbound data transfer by $0.02 across all services, in all usage tiers, and in all regions. The new outbound data transfer pricing: * First 10 TB

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Versioning Support for Amazon S3

Administrator February 10, 2010 0

Amazon have announced Versioning for beta use across all Amazon S3 Regions. Versioning allows you to preserve, retrieve, and restore every version of every object in an Amazon S3 bucket. Once you enable Versioning

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Amazon EC2 outage; best practices still to emerge

Administrator February 1, 2010 0

On Friday 2 January, all of Heroku’s cloud computing facilities disappeared. Read more at

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