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Ten Surefire Ways To Reduce Your AWS EC2 Costs

Steven Noble | Tue, 16 Jul 2019

Using AWS EC2 is almost always cheaper than managing on-premises hardware. But those costs can still stack up, and every dollar counts. Here are ten surefire ways to slash your AWS EC2 bill. 1. Rightsize your EC2s The cost of running an EC2 instance for an hour can range from nothing to more than US…
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CICD & Infrastructure as Code Is The 1st Big Step In Cloud Automation

Stefan Knight | Tue, 26 Feb 2019

But what's next? The Challenge It may be safe to say that the industry agrees that automation for creating cloud resources is best practice. We in the cloud resource and event management tools ecosystem (that’s where GorillaStack is) think automated resource creation pipelines and CICD are vastly…

GorillaStack Cloud Elasticity Cost Optimization Features

Stefan Knight | Thu, 21 Feb 2019

Just like hundreds of happy customers, you could scale multiple Auto Scaling Groups settings to 0, cache their settings and separately restore each ASG to their previous settings (avoiding CloudFormation drift). At GorillaStack we live and breathe cloud cost optimization as a key use case of our…

Automate EC2 backup life cycle and save money on EBS

Chris Armstrong | Wed, 12 Dec 2018

An extremely common use case for AWS environments is the backup of EC2 instances. It is straightforward to use scripts to automate taking snapshots of your EC2 instances, but things can quickly get out of hand as you try to keep costs under control by customising the same scripts to handle snapshot…
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AWS Community Day 2018

Oliver Berger | Wed, 12 Sep 2018

In September of 2018, Elliott, CTO of GorillaStack collaborated presented at AWS Community Day in San Francisco on the importance of elasticity in AWS and the best way to automate for optimal performance. Optimise Your AWS Environment Concentrating on the Well Architected Framework, the presentation…
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GorillaStack and Polar 7 Hands On Optimisation Day With AWS

Oliver Berger | Wed, 22 Aug 2018

In August of 2018, GorillaStack collaborated with Polar 7 and Amazon for a "Hands On Day" focused on how to AWS Environment Optimisation. Optimise Your AWS Environment Concentrating on the Well Architected Framework, the days were a good opportunity for organisations to get an overview on optimising…

EC2 Scheduler

Oliver Berger | Sun, 15 Jul 2018

Why use an EC2 scheduler? If you’re part of an organisation that’s looking to make improvements in cost optimisation and governance by using automation then an EC2 scheduler is a natural choice. An EC2 scheduler allows you to maximise utilisation efficiencies without the overhead of writing and…
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The Top DevOps Tools For Cost Optimization

Oliver Berger | Mon, 02 Jul 2018

A few weeks ago Peter Shi, the main man when it comes to Cost Optimisation for AWS in APAC, ran an awesome workshop where participants from some of the largest organisations in Australia got to take part in discussing and recommending their most treasured DevOps tools when it comes to cost…
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