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Amazon EC2 Cloud Outage: Hiccup or Wakeup Call?

Florida Venture Blog

Last week Amazon Web Service’s (AWS) Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) was down…not just minutes, or hours, but for days. In the process it took down a significant chunk of new web services like Foursquare, Quora, Reddit, and multiple IZEA properties such as WeReward, SponsoredTweets & SocialSpark.

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Frameworks Round 2

TechEmpower

Last week, we posted the results of benchmarking several web application development and frameworks. Starting again with EC2. Hardware.

Framework Benchmarks

TechEmpower

This is an EC2 test run on a pair of Large instances. We ran each test on EC2 and our i7 hardware. Starting again with EC2. 1.3.1.

Frameworks Round 1

TechEmpower

You are viewing the first round of web application framework benchmarks. This is an EC2 test run on a pair of Large instances. Results.

Google's Cloud Computing Service Experienced a 20 Minute-Long Blackout

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Compute Engine is the cloud service that Google has launched to compete head-to-head with Amazon Web Services EC2, so the hiccup was not ideal

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Frameworks Round 5

TechEmpower

We have posted Round 5 of our ongoing project measuring the performance of web application frameworks and platforms. View Round 5 results now.

Frameworks Round 4

TechEmpower

We’ve posted Round 4 of our ongoing project measuring the performance of many web application frameworks and platforms. Thanks!

One million HTTP RPS without load balancing is easy

TechEmpower

It''s possible even higher numbers would be reported had we tested a purpose-built static web server such as nginx. Undertow is the lightweight Java web application server used in WildFly. Five months ago, Google talked about load-balancing to achieve 1 million requests per second. Our project''s new hardware. Not cheap.

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Framework Benchmarks Round 8

TechEmpower

Merry Christmas web framework performance aficionados! On EC2, the Netty and Vert.x We certainly can''t think of anything more festive.

1000 Lbs Web Hosting Gorilla: Amazon? [del.icio.us]

Texas Startup Blog

Tags: S3 EC2 HOSTING AMAZON

How Not To Run Your Own Technology Startup

YoungUpstarts

Google Analytics – General reporting on web site usage, traffic, origin, etc. Amazon EC2 – Computing, server management, hosting.

Web Framework Performance - Startup Founders Need to See These Numbers

SoCal CTO

In Web Framework Benchmarks , there are some very interesting and surprising numbers around the performance of various web frameworks.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)

SoCal CTO

I went to an event by Amazon on their Amazon Web Services in Santa Monica today. The focus was S3 - storage service, EC2 - their compute cloud, their queuing system, and their flexible payment system. The EC2 is very similar to having a Linux box in a colocation facility.

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The Economics of Dropbox

Web 2.0 Development and Business Lessons

Web 2.0 Ive ignored the EC2 cost as it becomes nothing more than a rounding error at a per user level. Web 2.0 respectively.

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Amazon Web Services comments on Texas Startup [del.icio.us]

Texas Startup Blog

This is Web-Scale. Tags: amazon ec2 s3

Frameworks Round 3

TechEmpower

We''ve previously posted two rounds of results of benchmarking many web application platforms and frameworks. View Round 3 results now. Thanks!

Frameworks Round 6

TechEmpower

July marks the fourth month of our ongoing project measuring the performance of web application frameworks and platforms. Thanks! We are hiring.

Christine: Jeff Bezos Touts Amazon Web Services

Christine.net

Quick Followup: VCTips at Web 2.0 « Astia Names VC Diversity Award Winners | Main | Spock is Tops at Web 2.0 Christine (.net)

Developer Focus: Dominic St Pierre, Focus Centric

YoungUpstarts

“I’m a developer first and foremost, so continuing to improve and add features is what I like of having my own web application.”

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Benchmarking Cassandra Scalability on AWS - Over a million writes per second

techblog.netflix.com

The time taken by EC2 to create 288 new instances was about 15 minutes out of our total of 66 minutes. startupcto aws ec2 cassandraLinks.

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Framework Benchmarks Round 12

TechEmpower

Round 12 of the ongoing Web Framework Benchmarks project is now available! race against the clock. View the full results of Round 12. Thanks!

5 Things to Watch at Google Conference

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

How are they going to unify their screens and experiences across web and devices?" Here are a few things to keep an eye out for.

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Fast Zipping in Amazon S3

Web 2.0 Development and Business Lessons

For the last little while I’ve been working on moving some of our services to Amazon Web Services, with my most recent work focusing on document storage. Given that S3 has no native support for doing this, the selected files must first be downloaded into an EC2 instance, and then compressed using your toolkit of choice. seconds.

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5 Infrastructure Tips for Startups

blog.adaptiveblue.com

Building large-scale web system was a black-magic exercise, which started with buying hardware and building a farm in your basement. Startups!!!

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Amazon Web Services Meetup- London

Jason Ball's TechBytes

I received this in an email today, in case anyone is interested in learning more about Amazon's services in Europe: Amazon Web Services Technology. Computing and AWS, with details on S3, EC2, CloudFront and the other services! Evangelist for Europe Simone Brunozzi and Cohesive co-founder Alexis. 4th February , 6.30pm.

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Amazon Web Services Meetup- London

Jason Ball's TechBytes

I received this in an email today, in case anyone is interested in learning more about Amazon's services in Europe: Amazon Web Services Technology. Computing and AWS, with details on S3, EC2, CloudFront and the other services! Evangelist for Europe Simone Brunozzi and Cohesive co-founder Alexis. 4th February , 6.30pm.

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Amazon Web Services Meetup- London

Jason Ball's TechBytes

Details of this free evening event are as follows: When: Wednesday 4th February , 6.30pm start - as usual afterwards we will go to the Crown for drinks and further discussion Where: Skills Matter, 1 Sekforde St, Clerkewell, London EC1R 0BE. For more details about the event and speakers please visit [link].

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Understanding Changes in the Software & Venture Capital Industries

Both Sides of the Table

Linux (instead of UNIX), Apache (web server software), MySQL (instead of Oracle) and PHP. At least in the consumer & business web.

Cloud: A truly nebulous term

Active Garage

The thing is, almost all of what we use on the web today exists ‘in the cloud’ at some level or another. Hilarious!). What about shopping?

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SaaS 101: 7 Simple Lessons From Inside HubSpot

OnStartups

Oh, and by that way, Amazon’s EC2 is great in terms of low capital expense (i.e. You are financing your customers. Not bad. —-.

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Coming Soon: A Game Of Startup M&A Musical Chairs

Seed Stage Capital

Pivot faster and more frequently. I’ve worked with startups for more than a decade now-- through both Web 1.0 This is an important one.

Startup Tools

steveblank.com

What about Django [link] as Web Development Framework? link] It is a web based project management and collaboration system. Thank you.

Data is the Next Major Layer of the Cloud & A Major Victory for Startups

Both Sides of the Table

Let me explain. One obvious example is the OSI model in which we have seven layers ranging from the physical layer at the bottom of the stack (e.g.

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The Freeconomics of Dropbox - Projecting Freemium

Web 2.0 Development and Business Lessons

Web 2.0 Web 2.0 The Minimum Viable Product Dissected Lean Office Design for the Bootstrapped Startup Porter's Five Forces, Web 2.0

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Why PHP Is Fun and Easy But Python Is Marriage Material

OnStartups

During my 2+ years of PHP development, I launched a bunch of web applications. It’s particularly bad when it comes to web frameworks.

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The Last Lean Startup Bundle: 48 hours to claim $3,000,000 in prizes

Startup Lessons Learned

The Lean Startup Book launches in just under a week. How many copies will this book sell in its first week – real, hardcover, paper copies?

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Startup Resources

www.vccafe.com

Amazon Web Services. Web Tools: Hereâ??s Twilio : Need to call/txt get a phone number from your web/mobile application? Contact.

Lessons Learned: The lean startup

Startup Lessons Learned

In recent years, weve also got great new options all up and down the stack, in particular things like Amazon EC2 and RightScale (none of which would be possible without the free software movement). The Lean Startup Intensive is tomorrow at Web 2.0. After some trial and error, Ive settled on the Lean Startup. Less is more. Good stuff.

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14 Reasons Why You Need To Start A Startup

OnStartups

Cloud Computing And Web Apps Make It Cheap To Start. Amazon EC2 scales well, but now it's even free to test out initially for your project.

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The cloud landscape described, categorized, and compared

www.theenterprisearchitect.eu

The best-known examples in the market today probably are the   Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)  and   OpenStack Nova. In addition, I want to take a stab at classifying platforms that cover more than one cell of the framework like OpenStack, Amazon Web Services, Heroku, and CloudFoundry. Heroku? Google App Engine? Force.com?

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