By Wilson MacDonald, Senior Professional Services Engineer Amazon Elastic Block Store (EBS) is often the second or third highest cost when using AWS at scale. Unattended, EBS costs can become very large over time. You can use some simple rules to best manage your EBS costs, without sacrificing...
Forrester Cloud Governance
What is ‘Cloud Governance?’ I hear about this concept all the time, but what does it truly mean? Forrester defines governance as “the ability to provide strategic direction, track performance, allocate resources, and make adjustments to ensure that organizational objectives are met, without...
Now that you know how the CloudHealth Platform will help you ensure consistency and optimization within your environment with it let’s discuss how it can help you with two necessary evils; capacity planning and budget management.
I’m going to take a wild guess and assume you are using some sort of public cloud today. Whether it’s IaaS, SaaS, or PaaS, public cloud use is ubiquitous in today’s enterprise.
Elevate Design System
By Sanjana Baldwa, Product Designer design debt /dəˈzīn det/ noun: the product state defined by several incremental changes often lacking context, yielding a rapidly innovated upon, but somewhat disjointed user experience, incurred over time due to scaling and changing industry standards. This is a...
As a lifelong learner, I believe that learning is a continuous process. I know a lot of successful people’s achievements result from iterating and learning as they go. One of my favorite athletes is tennis player Roger Federer.
CloudHealth Tech CPO
This month Greg Nicastro officially joined the CloudHealth Technologies team as our Chief Product Officer, coming fresh off a hugely successful run at Veracode. In this blog post, Greg talks a bit about about his professional background, leadership philosophy, and Star Trek. Welcome, Greg! Tell us...
CloudHealth Tech Values
So, another blog post about company culture. Fact: if you search “company culture” on Google (“don’t be evil”), you get about 24,800,000 results in 0.87 seconds. Most of the results talk about the importance of culture, how it is a differentiator from a hiring/retention standpoint, how it helps...
Azure Automation
Automation is the process an organization uses to reduce the manual efforts associated with provisioning and managing cloud computing workloads, and can be applied in private, public, and hybrid cloud environments.
T2 rightsizing
By Wilson T. MacDonald, Senior Professional Services Engineer Amazon’s T2 instance family is unique in that it allows for CPU utilization to burst during periods of high usage. This capability has implications for determining appropriate size, but there are a set of metrics which can be used to...