As you saw outlined in the pricing information, there are two kinds of nodes you can choose from when creating your cluster.
The basic configuration of the large Redshift (
dw.hs1.xlarge) node is as follows:
The basic configuration of the extra-large Redshift (
dw.hs1.8xlarge) node is as follows:
hs in the naming convention is the designation Amazon has used for high-density storage.
An important point to note; if you are interested in a single-node ...