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Table 2 Summary of time and cost for Elastic MapReduce runs.

From: Cloud computing for comparative genomics

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
  1. 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.