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AWS pricing, cost and ROI News
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.
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Reserved Instances save IT teams money on compute resources but lock them into a particular type of instance. How do Convertible RIs differ, and what are the drawbacks? Continue Reading
Our team will move workloads into AWS, but we need control and security over them. What VPN features does Amazon Lightsail provide, and is it better suited for certain workloads? Continue Reading
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AWS, Google and Azure offer tools that help users estimate cloud costs. But overlooked services, usage spikes and outages can cause actual cloud bills to far exceed those estimates. Continue Reading
AWS caters to public sector users with its GovCloud region, which includes stricter compliance standards. But how popular is the region -- and AWS -- among government agencies? Continue Reading
AWS Trusted Advisor monitors resources to help IT improve resource use and, ultimately, lower costs. Can you trust AWS to cut cloud costs? Or is a non-native tool better? Continue Reading
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Enterprises operate multiple AWS accounts for a variety of reasons. That approach, however, creates management woes. AWS Organizations automates and simplifies the process. Continue Reading
Enterprises split application development stages into different AWS accounts to isolate and protect workloads. But an improperly designed infrastructure costs teams time and money. Continue Reading
Cloud computing can bring a multitude of unexpected costs. To stay within budget, evaluate the costs associated with regions and availability zones. Continue Reading
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An AWS Auto Scaling group continuously launched and killed instances, racking up extra charges for one company. Closely managed configurations can prevent the issue. Continue Reading
Public cloud costs among AWS, Azure and Google are essentially a wash, so companies should manage AWS resources to get the most bang for their buck. Continue Reading
When looking into public cloud services such as AWS, Microsoft Azure and Google, is price still the foremost consideration? Continue Reading