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
1. Approaches to Cloud Service Cost Control
2. Control Costs by Service
3. Other Ways to Control Costs
4. Cost Control Scenarios
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