Posts Tagged Under: amazon

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MapR on AWS

In interesting news this week MapR has announced the availability of it’s Hadoop distribution in the AWS market place. All three editions of the MapR Distribution; Community, Enterprise and Enterprise Database Edition are all available.

Community Edition includes the core MapR Data Platform, including MapR File System and MapR Database, along

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Installing scrapy and scrapyd on AWS EC2

See the updated version for installing scrapy 1.0 and above here.

This post will cover the basics of getting started with Amazon AWS, creating an account, creating an EC2 instance, installing scrapy and scrapyd and finally making sure you do it all for free!

Getting Started

Keeping It Free!

Before you go any

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Deploying scrapy on EC2

Welcome to part 3 of my guide to using AWS for scraping.

If you haven’t already make sure you check the first two parts, here and here. We’re going to continue using the same EC2 instance you created in part two.

Some assumptions before we begin

I’m going to assume a

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