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Why you should avoid EC2 Instance Savings Plans

Erik Carlin   Erik Carlin, Co-Founder and Chief Product Officer
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In this post, we make the argument that for most people, EC2 Instance Savings Plans are inferior to their direct predecessor, the Standard RI. As such, unless you have one specific use case we discuss, we recommend you avoid using EC2 Instance Savings Plans altogether. Read more...

Case Study: AWS reseller leverages ProsperOps to grow savings by 164% in one month

Chris Cochran   Chris Cochran, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
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AWS resellers face unique challenges when optimizing their AWS resale margin while protecting against downside risk. ProsperOps offers a solution to these challenges that helped one of the largest global resellers significantly increase margins with minimal effort from their team. Read more...

Case Study: Increasing AWS savings by 252% with ProsperOps

Chris Cochran   Chris Cochran, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
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Learn how we increased a B2B SaaS company's monthly net savings on AWS compute from $44,000 per month to $155,000 per month while substantially lowering their commitment risk. Read more...

Best Practice: Always run Savings Plans in an empty AWS account

Erik Carlin   Erik Carlin, Co-Founder and Chief Product Officer
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In this post, we explore two examples that illustrate why you should always purchase Savings Plans in an empty AWS account with no resource usage. Read more...