In this video, see how to determine whether AWS services are part of the their free-tier offering.
- [Instructor] As we're getting started looking…at AWS Service Cost control, we want to start with free.…Free is good, right?…Amazon has a free tier for their services.…Now when you're first getting started,…it can be a little bit confusing…so I recommend that you go to this page…because it explains it pretty thoroughly.…I'm just going to scroll down and you can see…you create a free account.…And then if you want to understand…some of the details, just scrolling down here,…you can see that they have some services…that are featured such as EC2 which is virtual machines…and QuickSight which is a data visualization service.…
And then if you click on it, you can see details.…And this tells you how many hours per month,…what type of operating system, and some information…about the free aspect of EC2.…In addition to this, you can see that…we've got 12 months free.…So certain services are only free at some levels…for the first 12 months for your account.…Some services are always free.…And you're usually going to use them…
- Approaches to cloud service cost control
- Why control AWS service costs?
- Controlling costs by service
- Starting services with CloudFormation
- CloudWatch billing alarms
- AWS Trusted Advisor cost control
- Using third-party products
- Cost control scenarios
Skill Level Intermediate
Cloud Architecture: Design Decisionswith David Linthicum59m 48s Intermediate
Cloud Architecture: Advanced Conceptswith David Linthicum58m 44s Intermediate
1. Approaches to Cloud Service Cost Control
2. Control Costs by Service
3. Other Ways to Control Costs
4. Cost Control Scenarios
Next steps1m 22s
- Mark as unwatched
- Mark all as unwatched
Are you sure you want to mark all the videos in this course as unwatched?
This will not affect your course history, your reports, or your certificates of completion for this course.Cancel
Take notes with your new membership!
Type in the entry box, then click Enter to save your note.
1:30Press on any video thumbnail to jump immediately to the timecode shown.
Notes are saved with you account but can also be exported as plain text, MS Word, PDF, Google Doc, or Evernote.