How Ancestry Built a FinOps Team and Model to Improve Cloud Cost Accountability

J.R. Storment
J.R. Storment in Testimonials
25th February 2020

Throughout a critical digital transformation phase for the popular genealogy technology service, Ancestry quickly realized it needed a FinOps model to keep growing cloud costs visible and accountable.

With millions of users, Ancestry’s cloud engineers and DevOps teams knew they needed to harness the power and scalability of the cloud to improve their services. However, company-wide adoption of the cloud quickly led to growing costs. Watch this short video by the Ancestry team to:

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