After a full day doing exaustive real-world tests, I was surprised to find that the "High-CPU Medium" EC2 instance type is the best value for my work. I have a lot of interesting data to post, but here's a first simple chart for now Shorter bars are better. The blue bars are time to complete … Continue reading Chart: The best value for processor-intensive tasks on Amazon Web Services
Today's announcement adds to the alphabet soup of Amazon's AWS offerings. Here's my first draft at diagramming the billing side: I'm a fan of AWS, but there is definitely a steep learning curve to it. There are so many neologisms and so much complexity; it reminds me of Amazon's Kindle offerings vs. the iPad.