Adopting FinOps in the Enterprise: Learn how to promote the cultural change and gain executive buy-in needed to setup your CFM practice, new working group led by Ashley Hromatko (Pearson).
State of FinOps for Kubernetes get a first look at the new Kubernetes cost survey results (spend patterns, challenges, tooling and more!) from Cloud Native Computing Foundations’s CTO, Chris Aniszczyk as well as a panel discussion on best practices with Kapil (Expedia) and Jay (Nationwide)
Working Group Updates
#Intros: 30 second new practitioner and vendor intros led by Stacy (FinOps)
New Premier Member: Last month we welcomed Deloitte to our Governing Board, this month we will be announcing another major GSI who is joining the FinOps Foundation as a premier member. Come find out who it is!
Multi-Cloud-WG: Get an update on the group’s efforts to normalize billing terminology between cloud providers led by Kim (Target)
FinOps Framework - Vas Markanastasakis (FinOps Foundation) shares the latest revision to the FinOps Framework.
Education: This month’s instructor led FinOps Practitioner Certification is led by Ben De Mora (Sky UK)
Breakouts: 30 minute breakout rooms on each main topic at the end!
You told us you wanted vendor showcases (91% yes!). The top 3 voted platform vendors from CNCF’s FinOps for Kubernetes survey (Kubecost, Cloudability, Cloudhealth) show off their tooling for managing Kubernetes costs back-to-back. 8 minutes each. Go…
Over 500 people joined our June FinOps Summit last week. Watch the recording on YouTube! In case you missed it: Welcome to Rob Martin who joined the FinOps Foundation full time as our Director of Learning. So great to have you here.
The staging site is now live at finops.org! Caveat: with lots of holes still! Propose changes and contributions: it’s all open source on Github. Special shoutout to recent contributors Nathan Besh, Andrew Sledge, Andrew Midgely, Riley Jenkins, Epic Vinny, and others.
Dealing with Shared Costs
This nascent work group has started their abstract and kicked off a panel discussion in this month’s call. Look for the first draft to be shared at the May member call! Slack conversation at #cloud-finance.
Melanie Edwards (CVS) and Dieter Matzion (Roku) will be co-chairing the upcoming working group. We’re also going to add 4-5 SMEs who want to contribute to authoring the first version. Interested? Put your hand up in #forecasting.