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Tagged #ec2


A PaaS built on top of Amazon EC2 Container Service (ECS)

Bitnami AMIs for Ruby

"How can I set up continuous deployment of a Rails application from GitHub to Heroku?"

via Amazon EC2 instance running Hudson. Author uses Cucumber and RSpec for his tests.

Amazon Web Services for Ruby

Includes access to S3, EC2, SimpleDB and more, all through the AWS gem.

What it's like to start work at Quora

Interestingly Quora engineers develop on EC2 instances which are set up with custom scripts. Free meals, introductions, yoga, 1:1s, continuous deployments, employee swag.

Four crowdsourcing lessons from the Guardian’s (spectacular) expenses-scandal experiment

Plus background on the site itself: Guardian using Django and EC2 for the first time on a project.

Amazon EC2 image of BlueDragon/CentOS5/Jetty

Free way of hosting a ColdFusion application using the newly open sourced BlueDragon engine

Getting Started with Amazon EC2


AWS hosted container for GAE applications

Amazon DevPay

Billing and accoument management services for apps built on top of EC2 and S3. Tracks resource usage and bills your customers.

Amazon Web Services EC2 Ruby Gem

Amazon Web Services Developer Connection : Don't Get Caught with Your Instance Down

Monitoring EC2 VM instances using Ruby

EC2 on Rails

“Deploy a Ruby on Rails app on EC2 in five minutes”

Economical Use of Amazon S3 with Ruby on Rails

FlexiScale - Utility Computing On-Demand

UK based competitor for Amazon’s EC2 scalable hosting

JavaScript-based Amazon Web Services Simple Monthly Calculator

How much will it cost to use S3, EC2 and/or SQS

Mass Video Conversion Using AWS

(and Python and ffmpeg)