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AWS Console shows scheduled operations

AWS Console shows scheduled operations

Alastair Aitken November 17, 2011 0

AWS has updated the AWS Console to show scheduled operations that will affect an EC2 instance. Typically these are operations that AWS need to perform on an instances, including: system reboot – typically for

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CloudPassage security for EC2

CloudPassage security for EC2

Alastair Aitken October 13, 2011 1

As a member of the AWS solution providers program, CloudPassage provides security to customers using Amazon EC2. CloudPassage Halo is a server security platform, purpose-built for the cloud, to deliver multiple layers of defense

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Free Amazon EC2 Micro Instances

Nigel Duke October 26, 2010 0

Amazon is offering new customers a free Amazon EC2 Micro Instance for a year

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Oracle delivers free Amazon Machine Images

Administrator September 22, 2010 0

Oracle has made available a set of free Amazon Machine Images (AMIs), to facilitate deploying Oracle solutions on Amazon EC2. Oracle customers can licence Oracle Database 11g, Oracle Fusion Middleware, and Oracle Enterprise Manager

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Micro On-Demand instances for Amazon EC2

Administrator September 9, 2010 0

Amazon have announced Micro On-Demand instances for Amazon EC2. Pricing starts at $0.02 per hour for Linux and $0.03 per hour for Windows and the instances are available immediately in all regions. Micro On-Demand

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Single sign-on to Amazon EC2-based .Net applications from an on-premises Windows domain guide released

Administrator April 16, 2010 0

An Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Corporation sponsored step by step guide demonstrating identity federation between an on-premise Windows Server Active Directory domain and an ASP.NET web application hosted on Amazon’s Elastic Compute Cloud

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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 Server® 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 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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