"I had been using Amazon S3 service for some time and was quite impressed. And in late 2006 I had begun playing with Amazon EC2. So the the basic idea I had was this: upload 4TB of source data into S3, write some code that would run on numerous EC2 instances to read the source data, create PDFs, and store the results back into S3."
Monday, November 05, 2007
Self-service, Prorated Super Computing Fun! - Open - Code - New York Times Blog:
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