AWS pricing cost and ROI
- March 16, 2017
AWS Reserved Instances are now more flexible than ever, but challenges remain with the discount service -- a problem magnified by Google's new streamlined discount offering.
- October 28, 2016
New native cloud budget and migration features on AWS address concerns for customers moving to the cloud, but they may not go far enough for some enterprises.
- January 18, 2016
Amazon rolls out a new Scheduled Reserved Instances pricing discount, but IT pros aren't sure it is worth the management hassle.
- January 06, 2016
AWS dropped prices for the 51st time in its history, but the bloodiest days of the cloud pricing wars may be in the rear view mirror.
- December 22, 2015
AWS users want more built-in cloud security and control tools in 2016, and vow to improve cloud cost management -- something Amazon will help with through a new free tool.
- December 17, 2015
The AWS t2.nano could undercut all competitors on price with a three-year Reserved Instance contract, depending on storage requirements.
- November 30, 2015
Amazon quietly made an update to its free AWS cost analysis tool that may be significant enough to give cloud users reason to ditch third-party tools that can cost thousands of dollars.
- October 30, 2015
Even as some organizations go 'all in' with AWS public cloud, some enterprises find the costs of porting apps to public cloud just don't add up.
- October 09, 2015
Ease of use and speed are hailed as two advantages of AWS, factors that were further stressed at re:Invent 2015 in products and tools to help simplify cloud development and management.
- September 17, 2015
Amazon Web Services added a new data storage option to its cloud this week. Will it catch on?
- July 24, 2015
Amazon earnings show a dominant position for AWS, partly because price cuts have slowed in the last year.
- July 10, 2015
Getting stakeholders to help manage AWS costs shouldn't be like herding cats. Create a cost-conscious culture and follow these steps to control cloud costs.
- June 16, 2015
Will Lambda change the face of cloud computing as we know it? Some IT pros think so as they weigh its uses and how it compares to containers.
- June 12, 2015
New AWS instances will mean cost savings for IT pros, even if they don't purchase instances from the new M4 line.
- April 07, 2015
An entrepreneurial organization found deploying WordPress on AWS saved money and increased reliability after some false starts with a hosting provider.