SpotSmart – AWS Spot Instance

Amazon EC2 Spot instances allow you to bid on spare Amazon EC2 computing capacity. Since Spot instances are mostly available at a discounted rate compared to the On-Demand pricing, one can significantly reduce the cost of running the applications and grow application’s compute capacity thereby enabling new types of cloud computing applications.

Spot Instances are well-suited for data analysis, batch processing, Hadoop workloads and more.


Developed by AccelNA, SpotSmart is a tool to leverage AWS Spot Instance. The below video is a demo solution overview where we have some components running on a local server that is a mainly job manager / spot manager.


At AccelNA, we have a focused service offering that includes the entire Cloud life cycle, be it Cloud Strategy & Consultancy, Cloud Infrastructure Services (IaaS, PaaS, SaaS) or Cloud-based Application development.