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Bernard Robertson-Dunn brd at iimetro.com.au
Wed Dec 30 16:49:38 AEDT 2020

On 30/12/2020 12:56 pm, Karl Auer wrote:
> On Mon, 2020-12-21 at 10:39 +1100, Bernard Robertson-Dunn wrote:
>> I'd like to run a Windows compute intensive app in something a lot
>> more powerful than my laptop. The .exe is under 200kb but it needs
>> about 5-10Gbytes of memory to run in. It produces output files of up
>> to 100MBytes.
>> Does anyone have any experience of Amazon and/or Microsoft (or
>> anything else) and what the risks might be? Especially if the thing
>> runs wild and chews up resources unexpectedly?
> Can't speak for Azure but my day job is designing and building AWS-
> hosted infrastructure.

Thanks to all those who responded, on and off list.

I'm not ready yet for industrial strength runs, but if and when I am,
I'll probably need a bit of help.

Thanks again.




Bernard Robertson-Dunn
Canberra Australia
email: brd at iimetro.com.au

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