Cost as a Key Service Metric

Cost as a Key Service Metric

Most organizations track availability and performance metrics as key indicators of a service’s effectiveness. Cost metrics should also be tracked as a key metric, but this has historically been challenging for organizations when running services on-premise. It’s now...
AWS Well Architected Review

AWS Well Architected Review

What is the AWS Well-Architected Framework (WAF)? A Well-Architected Review is an analysis of one of your applications running in AWS focused on five key areas: Operational Excellence, Security, Reliability, Performance and Cost. The Well-Architected Review provides a...
T2 Changes announced at Reinvent 2017

T2 Changes announced at Reinvent 2017

This first change recently announced is that CPU credits earned by a T2 instance no longer expire. They used to expire within 24 hours of them being earned, assuming they were unused. The second announcement is around T2 Unlimited. You can now designate a T2 instance...