Amazon Web Services offers computing power and storage worldwide. However, without centralized management, organizations can quickly generate large bills or cause “cloud spread”. The pandemic of businesses relying on remote operations provided by the cloud has exacerbated these problems.
There are cloud consulting firms that AWS users can use to avoid such pitfalls. They specialize in helping companies minimize the scope of their deployments and design the cloud usage at the right size. At the same time, security gaps are closed and performance improved. Their customers come out on the other side and have saved up to 30% to even 60% on their AWS instances, these companies reported.
Here are 10 tech companies that are helping keep costs under control, and the VCs who fund them.