Mining Bitcoin and other cryptos on AWS

The Bitcoin mania has struck again. With the BTC price approaching $50,000 many people look for ways to take part in the frenzy. Start mining on AWS today using our easy to use CloudFormation template. Or better not? Let’s find out…

How to mine Bitcoins on AWS

Ethereum mining on AWS GPU instances

ETH Wallet, Pool and the Mining software

Photo by Kelvin Ang on Unsplash

Choosing the right EC2 instance for mining

Some AWS GPU instance types

Step 1 — measure the performance of different instance types.

Measured MH/s

Step 2 — find the best prices

Spot prices in Ohio

Step 3 — the most cost-effective instance type

Mega Hash per Dollar

Step 4 — crank it up and get rich

EthMiner CloudFormation template

How much will I make?

Ethereum network difficulty raised from 3.5 to 5.
Ethereum network difficulty raised from 3.5 to 5.

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