My ready-to-use Cloudformation template for automatically stopping and restarting your EC2 AWS instances. You'd like to save some money on AWS, by automatically shutting down your EC2 development instances at night? Install this Cloudformation template and spend less money!
One of the recommendations of AWS is to automatically shut down …Read more
Custom Shopify notifications with webhooks on your Music shop
How to crack password hashes in the cloud on the cheap
As a penetration tester, sometimes you need to check the password strength of a few Hashes you gathered. Why not using AWS for testing your hashes instead of buying expensive hardware?
So, here's my recipie, it's very simple to set up. Follow one of the 'getting-started' tutorials available for Amazon …Read more
New Amazon EC2 T2 micro instances computing power
In 2009, I tested the computing performance of 'M1 small' EC2 instances. At this time it was the cheapest EC2 instances available, at $0.10 per hour.
Now 'T2 Micro' instances are available at only $0.013 per hour. I wanted to test how they compare to the old instances …Read more
Gandi Hosting vs Amazon EC2 computing power (updated)
I'm currently playing with Amazon Web Services and EC2, Amazon's highly flexible VPS hosting service. Gandi Hosting is providing a similar Xen based hosting service, and last day I saw that they benchmarked their basic "one share" server with Unixbench and got a score of 40.
I was curious to …Read more