2 Powershell Scripts to launch Amazon EC2 Spot Instances

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Job Description

2 simple PowerShell scripts needed to automate creation of spot instances with EC2.

- variables dictating type of instance, max cost, region selection, security group, etc are all static -- only thing that will change / be an "input argument" will be instance launch count

Script 1:
1) Prompt user for number of instances.
2) Launch provided number of instances.

Script 2 (to be done after completion of Script 1):
1) Query a provided URL to get the number of instances to launch.
2) Use same logic as Script 1 to launch that number of instances.

Skills: amazon