Release: Amazon Elastic MapReduce on 2011-08-18

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This release of Amazon Elastic MapReduce includes support for launching job flow instance groups as Spot Instances.

Details

Submitted By: Francis@AWS
Release Date: August 18, 2011 7:00 AM GMT
Latest Version: 2009-03-31
Latest WSDL: http://elasticmapreduce.amazonaws.com/doc/2009-03-31/ElasticMapReduce.wsdl
Created On: August 18, 2011 10:57 PM GMT
Last Updated: August 18, 2011 10:57 PM GMT

New Features

Feature Description
Support for Spot Instances Spot Instances are unused Amazon EC2 capacity you can bid on to recieve instances at reduced cost. Amazon Elastic MapReduce now supports launching job flow instance groups as Spot Instances.
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