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Thursday, 29 December 2011

PHP hosting on EC2

EC2 (Amazon Virtual servers) can be used as any other VPS, if you use EBS for storing your data and the cost is really low. But where EC2 really exceed is on building automatically scaling web hosting solutions. Web servers can be load balanced with Elastic Load Balancers, servers can be added on demand. Best tools to create and manage an infrastructure on EC2 are Chef and Puppet.

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