INTRODUCTION TO CLOUD COMPUTING & AWS
ANS: AWS stands for Amazon Web Service. It is a collection of remote computing services which is also known as cloud computing platform. This new realm of cloud computing is also known as IaaS or Infrastructure as a Service.
Ans: The key components of AWS are
Ans: AMI stands for Amazon Machine Image. It’s a template that provides the information (an operating system, an application server and applications) required to launch an instance, which is a copy of the AMI running as a virtual server in the cloud. You can launch instances from as many different AMIs as you need.
Ans: S3 stands for Simple Storage Service. You can use S3 interface to store and retrieve any amount of data, at any time and from anywhere on the web. For S3, the payment model is “pay as you go”.
Ans: By default, you can create up to 100 buckets in each of your AWS accounts.