WebORB fully supports the EC2 environment in the same functional capacity as local deployments. The primary difference is in pricing. WebORB for EC2 is available with a traditional pricing model applied to the cloud computing infrastructures. Instances of WebORB report its usage to the Midnight Coders billing server. Charges are calculated on the hourly basis of usage of WebORB running on a EC2 instance. For pricing information refer to WebORB for Cloud Pricing page.
Customers using WebORB for EC2 must obtain a "Subscriber ID" by registering and providing billing information using the WebORB for EC2 Signup page1. Registered customers can check billing statements which include both Unbilled Activity and Past Transactions using the Billing Manager page.
1 - Billing for the usage of WebORB for EC2 is implemented using a third-party system by chargify.com