How much do you use the cloud? Now, state how much per second. Could you do it?
Microsoft has just unveiled a new Container service for its Azure platform that does just that. The tool, called Azure Container Instances, provides access to a container and then charges based on the number of seconds that a given container is being used. This is different than the normal model that instead charges by the minute or by the hour.
Read the announcement (includes an inline demo): Fast and Easy Containers: Azure Container Instances
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