Amazon AWS – 21st Price Reduction


The price reduction is limited to US East (N. Virginia) and US West (Oregon). Here is a comparison of prevailing prices at Jan-2010, Mar-2012 and Nov-2012. Jan-10 Mar-12 Nov-12 On-Demand Instances Small – Linux – N. Virginia $0.085 $0.080 $0.065 Quadruple Extra Large – Windows – N. California $3.160 $2.504 $2.504 Data Transfer – In Free … Continue reading

Amazon AWS 19th Price Reduction – a Closer Look


If you have been following me regularly then you would know that I maintain that charges for cloud services are not coming down in proportion to the routine reduction of hardware cost. So, let us examine in Amazon has reversed the trend with its latest announcement of price reduction. On 6th March, 2012 Amazon announced: … Continue reading