Category: Cost Optimization

Cost Optimization

The 5 Most Important Things About Cost Optimization

For organizations using the cloud, cost optimization is a key priority. The cloud offers endless opportunities for lower costs and unlimited scalability. To take advantage of these benefits, it is critical to understand and control your spending in the cloud. Cost optimization is the process that allows you to do this.  Optimizing is not the…

Cost Optimization

Business Metrics For Cloud Cost Optimization

As a business, you want to get the highest value out of each and every dollar you spend in the Cloud. One of the best ways to do this is to prioritize business metrics or, in other words, employ a FinOps strategy. FinOps combines systems, best practices, and culture to better understand costs in the…

Cost Optimization - General - Managed Cloud Services - Security & Compliance

DevOps Challenges Every B2B SaaS Must Overcome To Succeed: Optimizing Costs in the Cloud

When you consider the growing demand for cloud services, paired with increase availability and variety, the costs incurred by businesses are sure to rise. Your company may have even started migrating more services to the cloud to take advantage of the budget flexibility the cloud offers. In fact, the main reason for 47% of enterprises’…

Automation - Cost Optimization - DevOps - Editor's Pick - Infrastructure as Code

How automating cloud deployments saves you money (a lot)

Throughout our hundreds  – possibly thousands – of conversations with IT professionals and managers, clients and prospects, many, many of them had made conscious decisions to delay investing in automation of one process or another – or avoid it altogether.  The reason behind this decision was usually the belief that the expense will outweigh the…

Automation - CI/CD - Cost Optimization - DevOps - General - Kubernetes

Reducing costs by leveraging GKE Optimizations and GCP Preemptible VMs

In this article we will show an example of how the thought process works when we tackle the resource optimization problem. First, let’s address what is Kubernetes: Kubernetes is the world’s most popular container orchestration tool; it’s an open-source system for automating deployment, scaling, and management of containerized applications. Nowadays, all major public-cloud providers offer…