|Definition||:||Elastic Compute Cloud|
|Category||:||Computing » Internet|
What does EC2 mean?
Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) is a part of Amazon Web Services (AWS) that allows users to rent computing resources from the EC2 cloud. EC2 provides storage, processing, and Web services to customers. The customers can create instances, launch and manage them through a central interface, through a web API or through a console.