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3/21/2014
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Amazon Smoothes Cloud Workload Shutdowns

Connection Draining enables AWS customers to shutter unneeded virtual servers without disrupting users' in-flight requests to apps.
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Madhava verma dantuluri
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Madhava verma dantuluri,
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3/24/2014 | 12:53:50 AM
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This is something new and hopsefully this gets attention.
Charlie Babcock
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Charlie Babcock,
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3/21/2014 | 6:04:50 PM
What you don't know can hurt you
And how many Amazon users understood this difference between data center operations and cloud operations? EC2 has been providing services for seven-plus years now. Some customers may not have realized that each server shutdown left some end users hanging.
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