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The mere thought of tangled, high-expense cloud bills gives us goosebumps, especially when you don’t have the right arsenal to drill into your expensive cloud. In the era of cloud where scalability and agility are not worth compromising, having an in-depth understanding of what and where you are spending is a must.   Having said that, the cloud can be the new normal but an expensive one...

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It is very important to ensure that the performance of your acquired AWS services is up to the mark; and if not, make sure you have a comprehensive strategy or solution to put the performance factor in place to improve the same.   Leveraging Centilytics for that matter is a great option where the “Performance Optimizer” feature checks the usage limits of your service(s), ensures your application...

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When you are running your entire or even a part of your IT infrastructure in AWS cloud, it is really important that you ensure, your workloads, applications, the infrastructure as a whole is secured enough to stand security threats.   But, everything comes with a price and this one has a real good price if you are planning for a complete security audit. How about if you...

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With the breadth and depth of services AWS has to offer, it’s likely that you start off with a simple EC2 instance powering a website, and your architecture stack would look something like this:   Figure 1A simple WordPress website   And later, once you get used to working on AWS, and the website grows, the stack can gradually evolve into something like:   Figure 2: The first one on steroids   More...

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Gartner recently released its IaaS Magic Quadrant for 2017 outlining, Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft Azure as clear Leaders in the infrastructure-as-a-service space.   Google Cloud, on the other hand, made it to the third position trailing behind AWS and Microsoft Azure, placed on top of the Visionary quadrant. But, the curiosity remains; will Google Cloud cross the Visionary border and step its foot on the...

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In the cloud-dominated world of AWS, a vast array of cloud services and pricing models are available to choose from. Though AWS lets you pick the services that best fit your IT landscape, organizations quickly end up with complex, tangled cloud bills; data transfer costs, for instance, contributing up to 30% to the total cost.   But, as they say, being pampered for choice and variety has...

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