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Amazon Web Service, Part 1 Beanstalk


What is cloud services? What is horizontal scaling?
I will use an example of porting a website onto Amazon’s Web Services (AWS) to explain various basic services.
We use Beanstalk as an example because Beanstalk is easy to setup in the beginning. However Beanstalk is not as flexible, so if you are more serious on using it, you will need to play around EC2, RDS, S3, auto balancer and autoscaling in detail, which will the topics of our next video.