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China Summary Translation: 'Seven Steps to Reducing Public Cloud IaaS Expense'

Published: 26 January 2017

ID: G00323054

Analyst(s): Kevin Ji , Craig Lowery

Summary

Managing public cloud infrastructure-as-a-service expense can be complicated. From pricing plans to underutilized resources, there are many potential pitfalls for overspend along with missed opportunities to cut costs. IT leaders should take these low-cost, low-risk steps to find immediate savings.

Table Of Contents

主要挑战

建议

Seven Steps to Reducing Public Cloud IaaS Expense

  • Key Challenges
  • Recommendations

Introduction

Analysis

  • Seven Steps to Get Started Managing IaaS Spending
    • 1. Design and Adhere to a Tagging Plan
    • 2. Rightsize Resources
    • 3. Choose an Appropriate Pricing Model
    • 4. Scrutinize and Limit Data Egress
    • 5. Reclaim Orphaned Resources
    • 6. Throttle Poorly Utilized Resources
    • 7. Use the Free Tools
  • What's Next? Beyond the Basics

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