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EC2 on Windows

Monday, November 3rd, 2008

I couldn’t sleep last night so I started playing with the new Windows AMI’s on Amazon’s AWS. Here is a short and sweet howto: First I updated my Elasticfox plugin to 1.6.000075 Then I brought up Elasticfox and did an AMI search for “windows”. I noticed there were a few public AMI’s out there so [...]

Windows on Amazon’s Cloud

Wednesday, October 1st, 2008

Amazon EC2 running Windows Server Starting later this Fall, Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) will offer you the ability to run Microsoft Windows Server or Microsoft SQL Server. Today, you can choose from a variety of Unix-based operating systems, and soon you will be able to configure your instances to run the Windows Server [...]