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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?

Using AWS CloudWatch Insights To Fine Tune Your Lambda Functions

It’s not uncommon for folks that are newer to Serverless and AWS Lambda to provision their functions for what they think they will need. In fact, I would venture to...

GitLab CEO Sid Sijbrandij Shares Insights On How To Develop A Self-Hosted Application

We had the opportunity to chat with Sid, the CEO of GitLab, on what it takes to offer a self-hosted version of your software a few weeks ago. GitLab is...

New Feature: Drill Down Into Your AWS Cost With CloudForecast's New Dashboard Tool

Here at CloudForecast, we’re constantly gathering product feedback from our customers. We love learning about their problems around AWS cost and figure out ways to build new AWS cost optimization...

Watch Out For Unexpected S3 Cost When Using AWS Athena

Following up on my last blog post (Using Parquet on Athena to Save Money on AWS), I wanted to share another thought about AWS Athena, specifically how the S3 bucket...

Using Parquet On Amazon Athena For AWS Cost Optimization

To show you how you can optimize your AWS Athena query and save money, we will use the ‘2018 Flight On-Time Performance’ dataset from the Bureau of Transportation Statistics (bts.gov)....