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Reducing AWS Costs – Learn to slash your AWS bill!

Use simple changes such as reserved instances and right sizing or more complex design options to slash your AWS bill
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Platform: Udemy
Video: 3h 5m
Language: English
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Are your AWS bills higher than expected? Many times this is not a result of the services running, but the pricing models you are using. In this course, you will learn how to slash your AWS bill. Topics covered include:
•Basic AWS cost management, including Budgets, the Free Tier, Cost Explorer, and Trusted Advisor
•Reducing EC2 costs with right-sizing, Spot Instances, Reserved Instances, and Autoscaling
•Cutting EBS and Snapshot costs using CloudWatch and Data LifeCycle Manager
•Understand S3 Storage Classes, and S3 Analytics, LifeCycles Rules, and Intelligent Tiering
•Learn how to reduce VPC and Transfer Charges
•Use Caching Solutions like DynamoDB accelerator, CloudFront, and Elasticache to improve performance and reduce costs
•Set up a Savings Plan to easily realize huge savings on EC2, Lambda, and Fargate

You will learn

✓ Learn how to use AWS pricing plans and design principles to reduce costs
✓ Save money on services such as EC2, S3, RDS, DynamoDB, VPC, Transfer Charges, EBS, and more!
✓ Set up billing alerts and monitor free tier usage.
✓ Use Savings Plans to easily cut EC2, Lambda, and Fargate costs
✓ Understand transfer costs and how to reduce them


• A basic understanding of AWS services

This course is for

• Anyone who manages AWS products and services
VMware Certified Instructor, Virtualization Consultant
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Platform: Udemy
Video: 3h 5m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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