If your head is spinning over which deployment scenario to choose for your RShiny app look no further! I have a whole series planned out for you on various deployment options and why you should choose each one.
Deployment scenarios are like snowflakes. No two are exactly alike! ;-) You need different level of power and control for different deployment scenarios. Here we are going to talk about RShiny deployments, but it applies to just about everything.
Lightsail is a relatively recent addition to the whole AWS deployment ecosystem. It makes it much simpler and more streamlined to deploy a web application than some of their other, more powerful solutions.
Lightsail would be a good choice for deployment for you if: