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How to have proper expectations about AWS performance?

I'm in the process of moving a webapp from the local server that's been its development home to somewhere else for eventual deployment. I'm currently evaluating AWS and Rackspace, and am in the ...
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Effective toy benchmark for a computer? [closed]

I wanted to do some (very rough) comparisons between different computers, seeing the relative compute performance of laptops and cloud machines (AWS EC2, rackspace, etc.). I wanted something ...
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How are these AB Benchmarks for a ruby/unicorn/nginx/ app running on ec2?

I am preparing to go live with an app, and was wondering if someone can give me some insight on my benchmarks. How do they compare, what system level tweaks can I make to improve them etc. My setup ...
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Nginx + PHP-FPM Benchmarking with JMeter - Spikes

The setup is EC2 Micro instance Nginx 1.0.0.5 with FPM PHP 5.2.17 with CGI App connects to MySQL on RDS Collectd for monitoring JMeter is used on other servers on same EC2 region (so latency is ...
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Amazon EC2 performance vs desktop

I'm wondering how to compare performance of EC2 instances with standard dedicated servers and desktop. I've found only comparance of defferent clouds. I need to find a solution to perform some ...