AWS Big Data Blog

Category: Amazon EC2*

Power from wind: Open data on AWS

In this post, we introduce the WIND toolkit, a huge (500 TB), open weather model dataset that’s available to the world on Amazon’s cloud services. We walk through how to access this data and some of the open-source software developed to make it easily accessible.

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Best Practices for Running Apache Cassandra on Amazon EC2

In this post, we outline three Cassandra deployment options, as well as provide guidance about determining the best practices for your use case.

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