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Cloudwiry AWS Optimization: 4 Ways to Leverage Standard Reserved Instances

What you need to know before you buy Standard Reserved Instances By Aditya DattaStandard Reserved Instances are regarded as the #1 recommended quick fix for reducing your AWS EC2 bill. RI’s enable you to get substantial discount over on-demand prices while providing flexible spending for your capital expense budget dollars. In spite of these advantages,…

What to Expect: 4 Phases of Cloud Adoption

4 Phases of Cloud AdoptionBy Chris BlansettCloudwiry has been reducing AWS costs for its customers for almost 5 years. This has provided us a unique vantage point on how users, both big and small, adapt to the dynamic nature of the cloud. Most AWS users experience 4 distinct phases of cost management once they have…