Often, the rapid rate of change and scope of complexity is beyond what humans can tackle in any scalable fashion. The only way to manage these dynamic environments is to set up guardrails that allow you to manage by exception. This allows you to manage your environment in a relatively hands-off manner, with alerts and policies around financial management, operational governance, asset and configuration management, performance management, and security management to stay ahead of changes and incidents before they cause problems. This eBook outlines the best practices for policies that you must put in place to optimally manage your infrastructure.
The first step to combating cloud infrastructure costs is to gain visibility across your entire organization’s cloud spend by line of business. This allows you to hold individual departments accountable for their cloud usage. Once you’ve identified the areas of high and/or rapidly growing costs, use these proven best practices for cost reduction and optimization to make sure you are getting the most out of your environment.
Although moving to Amazon Web Services (AWS) can provide huge benefits in agility, responsiveness, simplified operations and improved innovation, many mistakingly assume that migrating to the public cloud will lead to cost savings. In reality, organizations need to implement management, governance and automation to combat easily rising cloud costs. Download our eBook to get best practices for cost reduction and optimization to ensure you are getting the most out of your AWS environment.
Cloud management services is a rapidly growing new market segment that has attracted the interest of many Managed Service Providers (MSPs), Value Added Resellers (VARs) and Systems Integrators (SIs). With Amazon Web Services (AWS) being a market leader of public cloud services, there has been increasing interest in the AWS Consulting Partner programs. This document will provide an overview of program basics, identify common challenges service providers face, and provide guidance on what you will need to get started with your business.
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Whether you are a veteran or a novice when it comes to reserved instances (RIs), you’re still faced with the same challenges. As your cloud usage grows, so do your costs. What seemed like a cost-effective and scalable solution can quickly feel overwhelming. No two companies are exactly alike and your approach to leveraging RIs should be tailored to your business needs and goals. But how?
Read this eBook to learn how to simplify reservation planning, modifications, or purchasing.