When logging in to an Amazon Linux EC2 instance, one is greeted by the following MOTD:

Amazon Linux MOTD

What does this ASCII art try to convey?


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Just assume part of the ASCII-art chars have been made invisible, whereas if you would in-hide them all it would look (more or less) like so:

 ____   ____   ___
| ___| /  __| /_  )
| _|   | (     / /
|____| \____| /___|

I trust it’s clear then what the answer to your question actually is: EC2 … Get it now?


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