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Table 2 VM configurations and prices

From: Towards a unified customer aware figure of merit for CSP selection

CSP VM CPU Memory Disk Hourly
  size (vCPU) (GB) storage (GB) price (USD)
Amazon [33] S 1 3.75 4 0.07
  M 2 7.5 32 0.14
  L 4 15 80 0.28
  XL 8 30 160 0.56
Rackspace [34] S 1 1 40 0.0652
  M 2 2 80 0.1304
  L 4 8 320 0.5216
  XL 8 30 1200 1.63
Microsoft S 1 1.75 70 0.09
Azure [35]      
  M 2 3.5 135 0.18
  L 4 7 285 0.36
  XL 8 14 605 0.72
Joyent [36] S 1 3.75 123 0.12
  M 2 7.5 738 0.24
  L 4 15 1467 0.48
  XL 8 30 1683 0.96
Digital S 1 1 30 0.015
Ocean [37]      
  M 2 4 60 0.06
  L 4 8 80 0.119
  XL 8 16 160 0.238
Aruba [38] S 1 4 10 0.047
  M 2 8 32 0.096
  L 4 16 80 0.196
  XL 8 30 160 0.382
Google Compute S 1 3.75 25 0.07
Engine [39]      
  M 2 7.5 25 0.14
  L 4 15 50 0.28
  XL 8 30 100 0.56
Softlayer [40] S 1 4 25 0.098
  M 2 8 35 0.189
  L 4 16 80 0.353
  XL 8 32 160 0.622