Navigating AWS Costs with Corey Quinn, Charity Majors, & Ben Hartshorne
An unexpectedly high AWS bill is a problem for both engineers and finance. Both are looking for answers to where the new expenses came from. Which ones should be kept vs reduced? Who is responsible for the bill? How can you get ahead of these spend increases before the bill arrives? In this session, join Corey Quinn and Charity Majors as they go through the checklist for AWS costs savings: - Tracking changes that affect costs in your environment - Setting up your architecture for proactive cost monitoring - Using Honeycomb to control for unexpected costs
Cost-Cutting Strategies and Smart Tooling Choices to Maximize Your Vendor Budget
In this session, Charity Majors and Gergely Orosz provide advice on how to think through cutting costs in a vendor-dependent world.
How Glide Reduces Costs and Identifies Optimization Opportunities With Honeycomb
Glide lets anyone easily create and distribute mobile apps generated from spreadsheets—their top priority is ensuring the apps their customers create are working as intended. Honeycomb enabled the Glide team to better understand a once-opaque cloud architecture so they can better support customers, reduce costs, and run experiments to identify optimization opportunities.
Honeycomb's Forrester Total Economic Impact (TEI) Study
This study by Forrester Consulting, commissioned by Honeycomb, quantifies the impact of five important variables: increased incremental revenue due to better uptime and performance, and cost savings in a variety of ways, including faster incident response, incident prevention, reduced developer churn, and reduced spend in legacy solutions where instrumenting for rich context is cost-prohibitive.