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AWS billing: how to dispose of unneeded volumes and AMIs

I have a project in development on AWS EC2 and it will be dormant for a few months. I want to shut down all resources to reduce costs, and keep only the minimal set of resources around. I have a bunch ...
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Standards for evaluation of quality of Internet access services [closed]

On the site of Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center ( http://www.psc.edu/index.php/hpn-ssh ) shows detailed procedures for system tuning under various operating systems to provide a high bandwidth ...
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Amazon EC2: Getting charged for usage of micro free tier

I took a micro free tier from Amazon a month and a half back. But towards the end of last month I received a bill of ~$13 for Amazon services usage. The webpage quotes 750 hours of Amazon EC2 ...
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Wrong instance billing on Amazon EC2

I have 4 reserved instances with a few months left: c1.medium (active) m1.small (active) m1.small (active) t1.micro (active) In "My Instances" i see 5 stopped instances, and 4 running: m1.small ...
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Avoiding overage charges on Windows Azure?

I've got an MSDN subscription; I'd like to play with Windows Azure; I don't particularly want to pay (more) for it. I'm not looking for 5-nines uptime. Is there any way to avoid being Slashdotted ...
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Amazon EC2 Billing - counted twice for the same data?

So I've setup an Amazon AWS account for their Free Usage Tier offer. 2 days later I see this in my account info: data transfer in under the monthly global free tier: 0.023 GB regional data transfer ...
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Monitoring the status of accounts with IT Service providers (ISP, Domain Registrar etc.)

The Problem: Our very likable but absent minded bookkeeper keeps neglecting to pay our IT vendors on time. Just this past week our internet service was disconnected. Same could happen to many other ...
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How to enable CDR on AsteriskNow 1.5

I have upgraded PBX to Asterisk 1.6.2.7 and now CDR files are not created. It looks that such logging is disabled: Connected to Asterisk 1.6.2.7 currently running on pbx2 (pid = 5824) Verbosity is at ...
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What is this billing software? [closed]

Can anyone tell what billing software they're using? http://www.firehost.com/secure-hosting/configure
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How to calculate time spent for Linux system administration?

I would love figuring out how much time I actually have spent in shell performing administrative duties. For billing of course, this information is not sufficient, but it would be helpful to figure ...
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Computer Usage Billing Recommendations [closed]

We have several scientific machines that we allow users from other companies to use and at the moment we are billing them for their time using a pen and paper method. All of the machines are attached ...
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ANy Book for Cpanel/whm API programming

HI guys , I was thinking of building a custom script for billing managemenet in WHM. Is there any Book Published on that or any place where i can learn it. There site does have any practical ...
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Which software or script to use for billing management in WHM [closed]

I have VPS hosting with WHM/cpanel. I want to manage the billing of sites hosted with WHM. Is there any feature in WHM so that I can charge my clients Thanks
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Amazon EC2 & S3 costs - can they be tied to specific instances [closed]

I'd like to start using S3 and EC2 to host some of my company's simpler websites. I would like to be able to identify all of the costs associated with running each site (instance run-time costs + ...
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Has anyone got billed for malicious activities (DDoS) on a cloud server?

I would like to know if anyone got billed beyond expectation on a cloud service because of malicious activities (DDoS, etc)? How does EC2 and/or Rackspace Cloud handle these issues? Thank you!