Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) is a web service that provides resizable (scalable) computing capacity in the cloud. You can use Amazon EC2 to launch as many virtual servers you need. In Amazon EC2 you can configure security and networking as well as manage storage.Amazon EC2 service also helps in obtaining and configuring capacity using minimal friction.
What Are The Features Of The Amazon Ec2 Service?
📍Virtual computing environment.
📍Pre-configured templates for your instances.
📍Amazon Machine Images (AMIs) is a complete package that you need for your server (including the operating system and additional software)
📍Amazon EC2 provides various configurations of CPU, memory, storage and networking capacity for your instances
📍Secure login information for your instances using key pairs (AWS stores the public key and you can store the private key in a secure place)
📍A firewall that enables you to specify the protocols, ports, and source IP ranges that can reach your instances using security groups.
📍Static IP addresses for dynamic cloud computing (known as Elastic IP address)