The Science of Choosing EC2 Reserved Instances
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Amazon EC2 Reserved Instances (RIs) are a great way for many customers to save money on AWS, particularly because the break-even point is well inside of their term. But for some customers the analysis and selection process is not well understood and can prevent them from making a decision that could save them money.
In this talk, Cloudability VP of Product Development Toban Zolman walks you through the most common scenarios for RIs, shows you how to make the best possible decisions for RI purchases, and how to significantly reduce the time needed to make those decisions.