Recorded Date: June 25, 2020
Duration: 1 hour
Presenter(s): Michael Forrester
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In these times of ever-increasing AWS usage, wouldn’t it be nice to know how to save money on AWS? What do core services cost in AWS? How do I get discounts in AWS for EC2? Did you know that you can get discounts for RDS, RedShift, and ElasticCache? Are you familiar with VPC endpoints so you don’t pay for Internet transfer when using S3? In this one hour webinar AWS advocate and trainer, Michael Forrester, will show the common places that he “finds” money when he consults on AWS accounts especially for year 2, and year 3 users of AWS.

This webinar will show how to:
● Explore the costs of core services in AWS and where to figure them out
● Identify service by service the key areas to find hidden costs in your AWS bill (core services only)
● Use the billing tools in AWS and what they are best used for in relation to billing
● Execute Best practice recommendations for enhancing billing inside your AWS account(s)
● Approach AWS’s new Financial Management class pending release in July

Intended Audience:
● Cost-Optimization Leads of any type
● Any IT role responsible for AWS spend
● Solutions Architects