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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...

Benchmarking Effective Savings Rates: Where does your company rank?

Erik Carlin   Erik Carlin, Co-Founder and Chief Product Officer
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Since introducing the Effective Savings Rate (ESR) concept in early 2019 we've evaluated a large number of AWS customers to better understand how well businesses optimize their cloud spend with financial tools like Reserved Instances and Savings Plans. For the first time, we're sharing that data. Read more...

AWS Savings Plans: Necessary, but not sufficient

Chris Cochran   Chris Cochran, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
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Learn how we drive our customers' global compute discount to world class levels of 40+%, while also protecting their downside risk using a combination of Compute Savings Plans and Convertible Reserved Instances. Read more...

Convertible Reserved Instances: The index fund of AWS cost optimization

Chris Cochran   Chris Cochran, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
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When it comes to AWS cost optimization, Convertible Reserved Instances wrapped with ProsperOps automation offer a potent combination of savings and EC2 flexibility. Read more...

ProsperOps now supports Google Identity

Erik Carlin   Erik Carlin, Co-Founder and Chief Product Officer
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ProsperOps now supports Google as an identity provider. Rather than maintain a separate ProsperOps user and password, businesses who use Google for their corporate identities can now use those credentials when logging in to the ProsperOps Console. Read more...

Harness the power of a cloud robo-advisor

Erik Carlin   Erik Carlin, Co-Founder and Chief Product Officer
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Are you familiar with robo-advisors in personal investing? ProsperOps is the robo-advisor for cloud. Learn about the similarities and how you can harness the power of our solution. Read more...

Simplify your AWS Reserved Instance capacity planning

Erik Carlin   Erik Carlin, Co-Founder and Chief Product Officer
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The traditional "bottoms-up" capacity planning approach for AWS Reserved Instances is complicated; see how a "top-down" approach can radically simplify it. Read more...

Know your RI break-even point

Erik Carlin   Erik Carlin, Co-Founder and Chief Product Officer
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Reserved Instance break-even points help you accurately weigh the benefits and risks of your RI commitments. Read more...

Your financial optimization metrics could be deceiving you

Erik Carlin   Erik Carlin, Co-Founder and Chief Product Officer
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Commonly used metrics like utilization and coverage don't always correlate with savings. Lower utilization and coverage could generate higher savings. Learn why tracking one simple metric will help you measure and maximze your savings performance. Read more...

Effective Savings Rate: The most important AWS savings metric you aren't tracking

Erik Carlin   Erik Carlin, Co-Founder and Chief Product Officer
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Managing RIs with input metrics like utilization and coverage doesn't tell the full story and can be misleading. Effective Savings Rate (ESR) is the ROI for savings instruments, and is the one output metric you can use to measure true savings performance. Read more...

Hello World (and happy 10th birthday to RIs)

Chris Cochran   Chris Cochran, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
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