Banking on Decoupling: Budget-Driven Sustainability for HPC Applications on EC2 Spot Instances

@article{Taifi2012BankingOD,
  title={Banking on Decoupling: Budget-Driven Sustainability for HPC Applications on EC2 Spot Instances},
  author={Moussa Taifi},
  journal={2012 IEEE 31st Symposium on Reliable Distributed Systems},
  year={2012},
  pages={442-447}
}
Cloud providers are auctioning their excess capacity using dynamically priced virtual instances. These spot instances provide significant savings compared to on-demand or fixed price instances. The users willing to use these resources are asked to provide a maximum bid price per hour, and the cloud provider runs the instances as long as the market price is below the user's bid price. By using such resources, the users are exposed explicitly to failures and need to adapt their applications to… CONTINUE READING
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