Table 2

Summary of time and cost for Elastic MapReduce runs.

Process Type

processes

instances

Time

Total ($)


Blast

21945

100

40 hours 0 mins

$ 3,680


Ortholog Estimation

281160

100

28 hours 21 mins

$ 2,622


These cost estimates are based on the use of the High-CPU Extra Large Instance at 0.80 per hour and use of EMR at 0.12 per hour. These costs assume constant processing without node failures. Total costs = $6302.

Wall et al. BMC Bioinformatics 2010 11:259   doi:10.1186/1471-2105-11-259

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