Is this the service that overloaded?
If so, I'm surprised they are bragging about it. http://xkcd.com/1091/
Amazon Web Services (AWS) has outlined how its infrastructure was used to power mars.jpl.nasa.gov in order to “…deliver successfully engaging experiences of Mars to the public” without going titsup at peak traffic times. In a case study outlining the cloud rig assembled to bring news of Curiosity’s adventures from one world to …
Seems like its effects here at the arse end of The Greater Antipodes were minimal as my browser went into waiting mode and never managed to get a decent handle on the live NASA video stream.
By the look of the diagram, Amazon have Elastic Load Balancers. Is this a high tech term for braces to keep your strides over your tummy?
Penguins don't need no steenkin' braces to keep their tux together.
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