Using Best Practices checks with CloudCheckr

In the next couple of articles I will be writing I am going to be looking at Resource Control, Cost Optimisation and Best Practice features provided by CloudCheckr (cloudcheckr.com)¬†and how I hope to use them in managing a deployment in Amazon Web Services. Once you have registered for your CloudCheckr account (see https://deangrant.wordpress.com/2013/09/13/receive-extended-free-trial-of-cloudcheckr-pro/, for an … More Using Best Practices checks with CloudCheckr

Making a start on reducing spend on AWS…

As part of ongoing monitoring an optimization of the Amazon Web Services (AWS) platform, I am beginning to more actively monitor cost control which can highlight a number of common mistakes with usage of the AWS platform. Whilst, looking at a number of third party monitoring and resource control solutions, investigating and developing techniques internally … More Making a start on reducing spend on AWS…