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Re: Amazon Elastic MapReduce
On Thu, Apr 2, 2009 at 4:13 AM, zhang jianfeng <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> seems like I should pay for additional money, so why not configure a hadoop
> cluster in EC2 by myself. This already have been automatic using script.

Personally, I'm excited about this.  They're charging a tiny fraction
above the standard EC2 rate.  I like that the cluster shuts down
automatically when the job completes -- you don't have to sit around
and watch it.  Yeah, you can automate that, but it's one more thing to
think about.