# ask-community

Archie Kennedy

06/02/2023, 4:33 PM
Hello. We are using the ECS agent, each run creates an ECS task, each op launches a subprocess to execute. Is it normal for each subprocess to take ~20 seconds to start up? This is quickly multiplying by the large number of ops we have.
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Never mind, increasing the ECS resources reduced this greatly 🙂