Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) provides scalable computing capacity in the Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud. It is a web service where an AWS subscriber can request and provision a compute server in AWS cloud.
The instance will be charged per hour with different rates based on the type of the instance chosen. AWS provides multiple instance types for the respective business needs of the user.
Creating Amazon EC2 instance is very simple. Amazon provides multiple ways to create/launch Amazon EC2 instance. Read more