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Understanding Distributed Systems – Introduction

Chapter 1: Introduction In the realm of modern technology, the need for distributed systems has become increasingly apparent. But why invest time and resources in building such intricate infrastructures? Chapter 1 sets the stage by addressing this fundamental question—Why do we bother building distributed systems in the first place? 1.1 The Imperative of High Availability

Distinctions Between AWS EC2 and ECS

Introduction Embarking on the cloud computing journey often involves deciphering the nuanced offerings of platforms like Amazon Web Services (AWS). In this exploration, we’ll unravel the seemingly similar yet distinctly powerful services—EC2 (Elastic Compute Cloud) and ECS (Elastic Container Service). Understanding the disparities between these two pillars of AWS is pivotal for users venturing into