EC2: Commoditized Computing

The idea has been around for years: buy CPU cycles in bulk, just as you buy watts, and let someone else worry about how it all happens. Amazon’s EC2 (reviewed here by Jon Udell, and here by TechCrunch) brings it one step closer to reality. How long before someone starts referring to this as “Web 3.0”?

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