Amazon web service as Rails hosting, possible?


Is it possible to use Amazon web service to host a Rails application?



Yes, you should be able to set that up in several different ways on AWS.

Since you can configure an EC-2 instance much like a dedicated server, you can install any software you want and configure it to your needs.

There are some nice ruby tools here:

Also 37 signals is on AWS –

I recommend a simple Amazon Linux AMI Micro instance EBS backed to get started on the free tier.

Leave a Reply