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A Bitcoin full node contains the complete Bitcoin blockchain, that is, all blocks that have been mined since January 3, 2009, when Satoshi Nakamoto mined the first Bitcoin block (block 0 or genesis block). The complete blockchain contains all transactions that have been processed by the Bitcoin network.

Full nodes download every block and transaction and validate them against Bitcoin consensus […]

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Amazon Elastic File System (EFS) is a fully-managed service that provides an NFS file system for use with other AWS services as well as on-premises resources.

Amazon EFS can scale on demand to petabytes and can be concurrently accessible by thousands of instances. It provides strong data consistency and file locking across all instances that access a file system. For high availability and […]

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AWS Systems Manager Agent (SSM Agent) is lightweight Amazon software that can be installed and configured on an Amazon EC2 instance, an on-premises server, or a virtual machine. SSM Agent securely communicates with the Systems Manager service and gives this AWS service visibility and control of the managed servers.

Systems Manager has different capabilities that allow you, for example, to run a […]

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The applied rate for data transfer OUT from a Lightsail or EC2 instance to the Internet depends on the AWS region and varies from 90 USD to 170 USD per 1 TB.

For a Lightsail instance, both data transfer IN and data transfer OUT count toward the data transfer allowance of this instance. You can not control what is sent from the Internet to your Lightsail instance. That means, your […]

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Amazon Lightsail offers more than 10 images (blueprints) with ready to run popular software. If you want to host a static website on Amazon Lightsail, you may choose the image with the pre-installed Nginx web server, PHP, and MySQL. This certified by Bitnami Ubuntu-based installation also supports the auto-configuration of free Let’s Encrypt SSL certificates.

If the images with ready to run […]

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