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Table 5 Cost-time analysis for 3GB simulations on EC2

From: Flood modelling for cities using Cloud computing

Name Cores Memory Concurrent Unit Cost Hours Cost per simulation hour
Large 4 7.5 2 $0.34 190,000 $0.17
Extra Large 8 15 4 $0.68 190,000 $0.17
High Memory XL 6.5 17.1 5 $0.50 323,000 $0.10
Double XL 13 34.2 11 $1.00 355,300 $0.091
Quad XL 26 68.4 22 $2.00 355,300 $0.091
High CPU XL 20 7 2 $0.68 95,000 $0.34
Cluster Compute 33.5 23 7 $1.60 141,312 $0.229