AWS Auto Scaling
A step-by-step instruction how to create a slurm cluster on AWS with auto-scaling possibility
a) upgrade your pip: pip install --upgrade pip
b) install aws client: pip install awscli
c) pip install aws-parallelcluster
d) prepare your aws_access_key_id and aws_secret_access_key. Those can be found in "My Security Credentials -> Access keys (access key ID and secret access key)" section. If you haven't got it yet, press "Create New Access Key" and follow the instructions.
aws configure Access Key ID [None]: _YOUR_ACCESS_KEY_ID_ AWS Secret Access Key [None]: _YOUR_SECRET_ACCESS_KEY_