For me, it came down to the cc2.8xlarge vs the hi1.4xlarge. In the end I went with the hi1.4xlarge.
On Jul 16, 2013, at 11:18 AM, Amit Mor <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> Hello, I am curious to hear the recommendations people have here for
> running HBase on EC2 instances. I failed to find an instance that has a
> good ratio/balance between CPU, # of disks and jvm acceptable heap Memory
> to be used with (almost random) read intensive cluster. The major
> bottleneck I found was the disk read latency that could even reach srvtm of
> a second ... Combined with everything else ;-)