Corpus ID: 14510716

An Evaluation of Amazon's Grid Computing Services: EC2, S3, and SQS

  title={An Evaluation of Amazon's Grid Computing Services: EC2, S3, and SQS},
  author={S. Garfinkel},
  • S. Garfinkel
  • Published 2007
  • Computer Science
  •’s Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2), Simple Storage Service (S3) and Simple Queue Service (SQS) offer enterprise-class computing, storage and coordination facilities to any organization or individual in the world with a valid credit card. This paper details our experience working with these commodity grid computing services between November 2006 and May 2007, including an analysis of the overall system’s API and ease-of-use; an analysis of EC2’s management and security facilities; an end… CONTINUE READING
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