AWS Cost Optimization

AWS Cost Management Tools; Now The Need-of-the-Hour

Growth in public cloud usage is increasing substantially as enterprises have bested the hurdles to adoption at the initial phase. However, the adoption process is continually assisted by a number of internal clumsy initiatives. A structured approach is seldom followed, and this being the reason why organizations normally end up with a gawky management methodology, which almost never satisfies the requirements and authenticated policies of an organization… read more

AWS Cost Optimization

Rightsize your Resources/Instances

Choose the right instance type for your workloads and try to keep its utilization above 80% to get the most out of your application running on the AWS cloud. Leverage Cloud Management tools like Centilytics that gives you actionable insights and recommendations on how & what you should rightsize in your cloud in addition to near-real-time performance and AWS billing analytics… read more

AWS Cost Optimization

Gartner’s IaaS Magic Quadrant for 2017 implies AWS and Azure as Top Leaders

Gartner recently released its IaaS Magic Quadrant for 2017 outlining, Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft Azure as clear Leaders in the infrastructure-as-a-service space.

Google Cloud, on the other hand, made it to the third position trailing behind AWS and Microsoft Azure, placed on top of the Visionary quadrant. But, the curiosity remains; will Google Cloud cross the Visionary border and step its foot on the Leaders quadrant… read more

AWS Cost Optimization

Ways to Optimize AWS Cost

It’s a known fact that moving to Amazon Web Services (AWS) can provide huge benefits in agility, responsiveness, simplified operations and improved innovation, but many mistakenly assume that migrating to the public cloud will lead to cost savings. In reality, cost saving is harder than you think as the organizations need to implement management, governance, and automation to combat easily rising cloud costs. Otherwise, you won’t even have the slightest idea until the bill actually hits you. Here are some commonly practiced strategies that can help you achieve AWS Cost Optimization… read more