AWS instances News
February 09, 2018
AWS automation capabilities continue to expand, as the cloud vendor pushes customers to follow its lead to eliminate manual steps and gain efficiency.
June 08, 2017
AWS has churned out a host of new EC2 instance types over the past year, as it responds to a shift toward more production workloads on the platform.
March 16, 2017
AWS Reserved Instances are now more flexible than ever, but challenges remain with the discount service -- a problem magnified by Google's new streamlined discount offering.
December 17, 2015
The AWS t2.nano could undercut all competitors on price with a three-year Reserved Instance contract, depending on storage requirements.
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There are specific limitations you need to keep in mind when exporting an AWS instance to your hypervisor, but, otherwise, the process is pretty straightforward. Continue Reading
With a few exceptions, AWS customers have little control over the location or configuration of cloud infrastructure. EC2 Security Groups and Network Access Control Lists help protect workloads. Continue Reading
While regular EC2 instances fit many workloads, Amazon EC2 Dedicated Hosts allow enterprises to isolate compute resources for performance and compliance. Continue Reading
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When performing regression tests in the cloud, should we choose to run tests on one AWS EC2 instance versus another? Continue Reading
Configuring role-based security within AWS lets you associate an IAM role with an instance. And that can improve security and help you better manage your instances. Continue Reading
Dealing with workload overload? You may want to lighten the load off your servers by using an Amazon EC2 instance with help from VMware's vCAC. Continue Reading