I understand that in Amazon EC2, a small standard instance consists of "1.7 GB of memory, 1 EC2 Compute Unit (1 virtual core with 1 EC2 Compute Unit), 160 GB of local instance storage, 32-bit or 64-bit platform." But here's what my question comes in: Do I get access to the entire physical CPU core? Am I sharing a core with other instances? I'm just having a on of trouble understanding the virtual core.
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