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AWS Billing Alerts and Budgets for Your Costs

Amazon Web Services may be the ultimate DevOps solution, but it comes at a (sometimes surprising) cost. At a time when budgets are under unprecedented stress, it’s never been more...

AWS Data Transfer Costs and Optimization Guide

While it’s easy to quickly move data around in the cloud, each AWS data transfer costs money and these hidden fees and quickly add up over time if you’re not...

Have AWS related questions? We Would Love to Help!

Since we started in 2019, we wrote a few blog posts about the technologies that we use daily at CloudForecast. A very popular one is Using AWS Athena to Convert...

When Should You Use AWS Spot Instances?

Many organizations use a combination of Reserved Instances, On-Demand Instances, SavingsPlans and Spot Instances to support their applications and manage their costs. While Spot Instances are too unpredictable for most...

How to Detect AWS Cost Anomalies Before They Spiral Out of Control

Cost awareness is becoming an increasingly important part of engineering culture. With tighter corporate budgets, especially following the COVID-19 outbreak, many organizations are putting AWS resources under a microscope. The...

AWS Cost Management Guide for CFO's

Modern CFOs are intimately involved with IT given the digitization of just about everything. As a growing number of companies transition to the cloud, Amazon Web Services (AWS) is quickly...