Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) is a web service that provides resizable compute capacity in the cloud. It is designed to make web-scale cloud computing easier for developers.
XebiaLabs' EC2 plugin for XL Deploy can:
- Launch and terminate EC2 instances from XL Deploy
- Use provisioners such as Puppet to install middleware on EC2 instances
- Deploy applications to and undeploy applications from EC2 instances