Running Riak on AWS just got easier. Announcing Riak AMI, a ready-built virtual machine and configuration of Riak for Amazon EC2.

CAMBRIDGE, MA – December 14, 2012 – A number of our community members and customers already use Riak on AWS, and with the Riak AMI getting up and running should be much easier. The Riak AMI helps support a growing number of hybrid implementations where businesses use both private infrastructure and public cloud services. This hybrid model can be leveraged to address burst capacity issues, tenancy/locality concerns, and simple proof-of-concept deployments, in addition to a myriad of other business challenges.

For more information, read our post here: http://basho.com/blog/technical/2012/12/14/Riak-on-Amazon-Marketplace-AMI/.