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From Andrew Hitchcock <adpow...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Generating many small PNGs to Amazon S3 with MapReduce
Date Thu, 23 Apr 2009 21:02:42 GMT
How do you figure? Puts are one penny per thousand, so I think it'd
only cost $10,000. Here's the math I'm using:

1 billion * ($0.01 / 1000) = 10,000
Math courtesy of Google:
http://www.google.com/search?q=1+billion+*+(0.01+%2F+1000)

Still expensive, but not unreasonably so.

Andrew

On Thu, Apr 23, 2009 at 7:08 AM, Stuart Sierra
<the.stuart.sierra@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Apr 15, 2009 at 8:21 PM, Kevin Peterson <kpeterson@biz360.com> wrote:
>> However, do the math on the costs for S3. We were doing something similar,
>> and found that we were spending a fortune on our put requests at $0.01 per
>> 1000, and next to nothing on storage.
>
> I made a similar discovery.  The cost of PUT adds up fast.  One
> billion PUTs will cost you $10 million!
>
> -Stuart Sierra
>

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