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© 2021, Amazon Web Services, Inc. or its Affiliates. All rights reserved. Amazon Confidential and Trademark • Record any findings in the Compute Optimizer that surprise you? Hint: you might find newer generations of instances available at a lower price than older generations. Lab 6: Get Spot Pricing & Compare Savings • Click on the AWS logo in the top left hand corner of the screen • This will take you to the Management Console Home screen • Type "EC2" into the Find Services field and select it when it shows up in the dynamic list under the search bar • In the left hand navigation bar select "Spot Requests" • At the top of the screen you will see a button labeled "Pricing History" • For each one of the top 5 instances that you recorded in Lab 2: o Select the instance type from the drop-down list o Set the Date Range to 3 months o Record the One-Demand and Spot prices for each instance in the table below then calculate the savings per day Instance Type (e.g. c3.xl) On- Demand Price / hour Spot instance Price / hour Savings % On-Demand Cost/Mo. Spot Instance Cost/Mo. Annual Savings C3.xl $ 0.210 $ 0.058 72.3% $151.20 $41.76 $1,313.28

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