Discussing expensive AWS services

A data warehouse service. It will analyze your data and optimize it for data ranging from hundred gigabytes to a petabyte or more.

Components

  • Nodes: the representative of a database. Its a database itself.

Benefits:

  • fast performance

Redshift is expensive because it handles large amounts of data.

OpsWork

Configuration management service with automation tools that enable you to model and control your applications it helps in managing complete application lifecycle. It also allows application deployment. It has an automation tool called chef automation platform, which can help you automate releases and versions.

components

Lets say we have a video game we are launching.

  • Stack: Multiple layers.

Steps

  1. Adding first stack

It is more costly than other services because it has deployment and maintanance phases.