Wired Innovation Insights published a blog article written by our own Chris Nolan yesterday. Chris discusses ways you can save money on your AWS cloud deployment in “How to Manage Your Amazon Cloud Deployment to Save Money.” Chris’ top tips incude:
- Use CloudFormation or other configuration and orchestration tool.
- Watch out for cloud sprawl.
- Use AWS auto scaling.
- Turn the lights off when you leave the room.
- Use tools to monitor spend.
- Build in redundancy.
- Planning saves money.