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August 05, 2014
Amazon's move to make elements of its Trusted Advisor cloud monitoring tool available for free last week should only be the first step toward differentiating its IaaS with advanced monitoring gratis.
July 02, 2014
New T2 line of instances replaces the T1.micro instance as well as two members of the M1 line, at a little over half the cost.
June 19, 2014
Code Spaces says it won't be back after an intruder deleted EC2 machines, storage volumes and backup data via the company's AWS management console.
June 11, 2014
AWS cloud security gets a lift past skeptics with new federal government approval for some insurance issuers to collect healthcare data using EC2.
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