Web technology consultant and developer Brett O’Connor has released a complete article how BitTorrent users can setup a BitTorrent client over the Amazon EC2 cloud computing platform. Amazon EC2 offers a powerful cloud computing platform mainly for Rich Internet Application developer and also Amazon EC2 is also offer a greater bandwidth and computing power as compare to other traditional hosting providers. This might be a good idea to move BitTorrent Client to Amazon EC2.
I created a web-based, open-source BitTorrent “machine” that liberated my network and leveraged Amazon’s instead. I can access it from anywhere, uploading Torrent files from wherever, and manage them from my iPhone, he outlines the benefits. The developer explains that one of the primary reasons that pushed him to consider this was the impact of the BitTorrent traffic on his home Internet connection.
There are a number of benefit of transferring BitTorrent client to Amazon EC2 cloud computing platform, First the torrent files can be leached and seeded at far greater speeds, using the bandwidth of the cloud service provider. secondly, after a torrent is downloaded, one can move it from the cloud to his computer without the ISP limiting the speed of the transfer.