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
Your EBS snapshots are potential elements of AWS cost management. They remain on S3 and keep on racking up monthly charges if not monitored regularly. Snapshots that have no attached volumes to it are good contenders for deletion unless they are required for creating new EBS volumes in future… read more
Reserved Instances (RIs) are one of the most perplexing yet a great option for AWS Cost Optimization. Reserving your most utilized instances for a time period of 1 year or 3 years can save you up to 70-75% on what you pay for on-demand instances… read more
With the breadth and depth of services AWS has to offer, it’s likely that you start off with a simple EC2 instance powering a website.
CloudFormation enables you to create and manage your infrastructure and application stack in a controlled and predictable way… read more
Now, control your cost leaks in the cloud with Centilytics Alert Management where you can set custom alerts based on AWS resource tags, regions, services, and as many AWS accounts as desired. Explore more about automated alerts in the video.
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