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Cloud Smart Series: How to Drilldown into your Cloud Insights

0August 28th, 2017 Filed Under

Getting cloud insights on usage and costs is great, but being able to instantly drilldown to the right details helps organizations make faster decisions and save more money. Read this blog for step-by-step instructions on this works in Cloud Cruiser. Read More >>

Cloud Smart Series: How to Model Future Cloud Costs

0January 12th, 2017 Filed Under

Being able to accurately predict the impact of a future state based on your own historical usage patterns is an invaluable tool for fact-based decisions to support your cloud investments, accurate cost projections for more reliable budgets and cost savings for underutilized or non-critical services. Read More >>

The Five Components of the Fully Tuned Cloud

The fully tuned cloud is one that operates with efficiency in both performance and cost. And while overall cloud adoption is increasing, optimization efforts are seriously lagging with tasks such as shutting down unused services, rightsizing instances, selecting lower cost providers or taking advantage of discounted pricing opportunities being pursued by only a small percentage of organizations. Read More >>

5 Tips to Minimize Risk and Optimize AWS Reserved Instances

Being able to properly purchase, modify, and sell AWS Reserved Instances is the only way to get their promised savings, but the process to optimize them can quickly become a time suck. Learn 5 tips that will help you leverage the benefits of RIs. Read More >>

Cloud Smart in 6 Steps – Don’t Get Out(cloud)smarted

0September 23rd, 2016 Filed Under

Once you start deploying hybrid, the complexity level goes up exponentially and you need a team who not only provision and monitor performance but who now must dedicate time and effort to watching usage and spend because it can get seriously out of control. Read More >>