Why is there a company whose only purpose is to help me with my AWS bill?

via GIPHY I know everyone is talking about the pandemic at the moment, I thought I would sidestep the topic, and continue to discuss what I know best. Which is public cloud! Join 35,000 others and follow Sean Hull on twitter @hullsean. Of late, I see more and more discussions on CTO forums, and in …

What can we learn from NASA’s AWS fail?

via GIPHY I was just reading the Register, which is sort of the UK’s version of Slashdot, and they had a jaw dropping title. NASA moved 247 petabytes into AWS and then later learned about EGRESS costs OMG! Face palm. Wow. Join 35,000 others and follow Sean Hull on twitter @hullsean. To say this is …

How to avoid insane AWS bills

via GIPHY I was flipping through the aws news recently and ran into this article by Juan Ramallo – I was billed 14k on AWS! Scary stuff! Join 38,000 others and follow Sean Hull on twitter @hullsean. When you see headlines like this, your first instinct as a CTO is probably, “Am I at risk?” …