In this video, learn the best approach to staffing for AWS service cost control.
- [Instructor] As we get started learning…about AWS cost control,…I want to think about an aspect…that isn't often discussed,…but is extremely important in meeting your goals.…And that really has very little to do…with tools, processes, and technology.…It has to do with people.…What I've seen over and over…are that groups of people who work as a team…to understand and control costs…to meet metrics that are clearly defined will meet them.…And this might not be surprising…for my business listeners.…
But for my technical listeners,…this might be kind of a new area to think about…in terms of working with Amazon cost control.…Very specifically, in situations where,…for example, the developers are left…to understand the control costs, it usually doesn't happen.…And sometimes, in the case of startups,…I've even seen startups actually nearly fail…because of uncontrolled costs.…They've called me in to help…with these kinds of situations.…So it's a very, very important aspect…of AWS cost control…to have members from the various teams.…
- 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
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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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