I feel like I'm late to the on-demand VPS party.

+ Spin up a server for a task
+ Run Task
+ Task Finished
+ Destroy VPS

$0.03 charge.


@art its awesome, but just watch the fine print.

I once tested Ansible scripts for spinning up a multi-node Hadoop cluster on , but didn't realise the minimum billing increment was an hour. I racked up a USD$600 bill in a few days 😅

They very kindly cut the bill significantly when I explained, but still... 😋

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