Archive of posts with category 'AWS'

Finance for Developers: What You Need to Know About AWS Costs

Anyone that reviews their credit card bill once a year knows how easy it is to accrue unused subscriptions when you don’t review your statement regularly. Many developers are guilty...

AWS Cost Governance for Project Managers

The rise of cloud computing has simplified life for developers, but the economics of cloud computing can be complex. While C-level executives could wrap their heads around physical data centers,...

Use AWS T3 Instances to Cut Down On Your EC2 Cost

Use AWS T3 Instances to Cut Down On Your EC2 Cost Amazon AWS is a significant expense for many software companies. While there are many ways to save money, developers...

How to Create AWS Billing Alerts for Your Costs

How to Create AWS Billing Alerts for Your Costs

Reduce Your AWS Data Transfer Costs Guide

Reduce Your AWS Data Transfer Costs Guide

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...

The CFO’s Guide to Managing AWS Costs

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...

How AWS Cost Allocation Tags Can Reduce Your AWS Cost

How AWS Cost Allocation Tags Can Reduce Your AWS Cost

Using AWS Athena To Convert A CSV File To Parquet

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Introduction to AWS Reserved Instances

There is nothing I love more than saving money (except maybe delicious food). And I don’t know too many people who don’t love saving money, not to mention making the...

Building A Serverless Event-Driven Pipeline That Boosts Your AWS Monitoring Efforts

Event-Driven Architecture An event-driven architecture is one in which a system reacts to events that are emitted by other systems. The definition of an event can vary based on the...

Analyzing The Cost Of Your AWS Serverless Functions Using Faast.js

What is faast.js? Faast.js is an open source project that streamlines invoking serverless functions like AWS Lambda. It allows you to invoke your serverless functions as if they were regular...

AWS Summit Chicago Guide: The Best Things To Do, Eat And See In The Area

Heading to the AWS Summit in Chicago on May 30th and need recommendations on things to eat, see or drink near McCormick Place?