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Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (Amazon VPC) provides customers with tremendous network routing flexibility. This document describes how a customer can create a secure IPSec tunnel to connect a corporate network with VPC using an on-premise Cisco ASA with an Amazon Linux Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) instance.
Last Modified: Oct 11, 2012 20:19 PM GMT
This tutorial provides a brief introduction on how to configure Amazon CloudFront streaming, using Flowplayer as your video player. You can read more about Flowplayer at order to complete this tutorial, you must first sign up for Amazon S3 and Amazon CloudFront.
Last Modified: Oct 5, 2012 23:23 PM GMT
This tutorial provides a brief introduction on how to configure Amazon CloudFront streaming, using JW Player as your video player. You can read more about JW Player at
Last Modified: Oct 5, 2012 23:19 PM GMT
This tutorial provides a brief introduction on how to configure Amazon CloudFront streaming, using Flash Builder as your video editing/composing environment.
Last Modified: Oct 5, 2012 23:17 PM GMT
This article describes the various synchronous and asynchronous approaches for making requests with the AWS SDK for Java and concludes with some additional information to help you use the asynchronous features successfully.
Last Modified: Oct 5, 2012 22:41 PM GMT
Learn how to launch an EMR job flow with the MapR Distribution for Hadoop. MapR offers an open, enterprise-grade distribution that makes Hadoop easier-to-use and more dependable.
Last Modified: Sep 12, 2012 1:53 AM GMT
A command-line tool for processing large data sets.
Last Modified: Jul 12, 2012 19:04 PM GMT
The following checklist of best practices describes how you can increase the effectiveness of your Amazon Product Advertising API applications.
Last Modified: Jul 5, 2012 17:39 PM GMT
The MapR Hadoop distribution adds dependability and ease of use to the strength and flexibility of Hadoop. The Amazon Elastic MapReduce (EMR) service enables you to easily setup, operate, and scale MapR deployments in the cloud as well as integrate with other AWS services. Users can take advantage of hourly pricing with no up-front fees or long-term commitments.
Last Modified: Jun 12, 2012 23:45 PM GMT
This tutorial shows how to use Karmasphere Analyst with Amazon Elastic MapReduce to analyze large data sets stored in Amazon S3.
Last Modified: Oct 28, 2011 0:30 AM GMT
Learn how to launch your Facebook application on Amazon Web Services cloud infrastructure within minutes. A Facebook application—whether it is online casual game or social application—is a hosted web application that utilizes the Facebook API. You can host your Facebook applications on AWS to access a reliable, scalable, and cost-effective compute infrastructure.
Last Modified: Sep 22, 2011 0:10 AM GMT
When using Amazon Machine Images (AMI's) it is important to remember to use proper precautions to ensure that private information is not inadvertently left on AMI's when shared publicly. This tutorial is provided to help customers share public Amazon Machine Images (AMIs) in a secure manner.
Last Modified: Sep 7, 2011 0:46 AM GMT
As a publisher of a public AMI, you are responsible for the initial security posture of the machine images that you distribute. In order to protect our customers, certain minimum security standards must be met by all public AMIs.
Last Modified: Sep 7, 2011 0:28 AM GMT
Amazon S3 provides a rich set of mechanisms for you to manage access to your buckets and objects. This article describes the different access control options in Amazon S3 and helps you choose the best option for your use case.
Last Modified: Aug 27, 2011 14:07 PM GMT
Amazon Linux AMI can be used along with AWS CloudFormation to start up and configure an application dynamically at boot time. This article shows how to use the new WaitCondition resource supported by AWS CloudFormation to wait for a Ruby on Rails application to be configured and launched before the stack is considered to be successfully created. The example also takes advantage of the Amazon Linux AMI support for Cloud-init, an open source application built by Canonical. Cloud-init enables you to use the Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) UserData parameter to specify actions to run on your instance at boot time.
Last Modified: Jun 8, 2011 5:13 AM GMT
Spot Instances are a new way to purchase and consume Amazon EC2 Instances. They allow customersto bid on unused Amazon EC2 capacity and run those instances for as long as their bid exceeds thecurrent Spot Price. Amazon EC2 changes the Spot Price periodically based on supply and demand, andcustomers whose bids meet or exceed it gain access to the available Spot Instances. Spot Instances arecomplementary to On-Demand Instances and Reserved Instances, providing another option forobtaining compute capacity.
Last Modified: May 27, 2011 6:34 AM GMT
Amazon developer manager James Horsley provides an example application that shows how to use Amazon RDS and Hibernate sharding to help scale your database.
Last Modified: Mar 10, 2011 23:22 PM GMT
This article investigates options for integrating C++ code with the cloud computing infrastructure from Amazon Web Services.
Last Modified: Feb 23, 2011 18:53 PM GMT
This article highlights how to change your EC2 instance type for AWS Elastic Beanstalk applications and how to diagnose issues with applications that require high-CPU or high-memory.
Last Modified: Jan 28, 2011 0:39 AM GMT
Search Data Format (SDF) is the structured data format that you use to represent the data that you want to index and search with Amazon CloudSearch. This guide describes how to structure your data to support searching, describe it in SDF, and validate the SDF before uploading it to your search domain.
Last Modified: Jan 1, 2011 8:00 AM GMT
This guide describes how to use elastic IPs to manage access to your document and search endpoints from EC2.
Last Modified: Jan 1, 2011 8:00 AM GMT
A search domain's index fields control how document data in Search Data Format (SDF) is handled during indexing and how you will be able to search and use the data once your index is built. This document will help you understand how the index field configuration impacts index size and the cost of your Amazon CloudSearch domain. It describes how to decide what index field types to use, how the document data is mapped to the index fields, and how you can configure fields to support faceting and return data in the search results.
Last Modified: Jan 1, 2011 8:00 AM GMT
This guide describes how to use Amazon CloudSearch to search DynamoDB data.
Last Modified: Jan 1, 2011 8:00 AM GMT
This article explains how Amazon CloudSearch differs from Solr and describes the steps you need to take to migrate to Amazon CloudSearch from a self-hosted, Solr-based search solution.
Last Modified: Jan 1, 2011 8:00 AM GMT
This article gives an introduction to processing n-gram data using Amazon Elastic MapReduce and Apache Hive. In this example we will calculate the top trending topics per decade. The data used to find the topics comes from the Google Book's n-gram corpus.
Last Modified: Dec 23, 2010 22:31 PM GMT
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