Real World Member Stories

Stories are shared experiences from individuals or teams that have applied FinOps in a certain situation. They allow others who are facing similar challenges and circumstances to learn and gain insights into previous approaches. If you also want to contribute to this page please make a suggestion.

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A Guide for Adopting FinOps in Your Organization

AWS
Azure
GCP

How to Allocate Meter Charges by Type

Removing AMI Snapshots

AWS

Anomaly Detection at Scale

AWS

Architecting Cloud Workloads for Financial Reporting

AWS
Azure
GCP

Avoid and Simplify Shared Costs

AWS

Leveraging Shared Services in AWS

AWS

Runaway Cost in BigQuery Capacity Commitments

GCP

Cleaning Up Elastic IPs

AWS

Cloud Forecasting Insights from Chevron

Azure

Cloud Forecasting Insights from Freewheel

Cloud Forecasting Insights from Hulu

DynamoDB Backups Gone Wild

AWS

Eliminating Waste in BigQuery

GCP

Fair cost allocation in a shared Platform (as a Service)

Fear of commitment and the pain of waiting

GKE Metering

GCP

Influencing Factors on How to Track, Process and Share Costs

An Introduction to GCP Committed Use Discounts

GCP

Managing EBS Snapshots

AWS

Managing Retention in CloudWatch

AWS

Disaster Recovery in AWS

AWS

One Way to Put it All Together

Provisioning Storage in GCP

GCP

Rate Optimization Options from Google Cloud Platform

GCP

Setting Goals for Optimize

The Case of too Many EBS Volumes

AWS

Unit Costing - The Next Frontier in Cloud FinOps

GCP

Upgrade your EBS Volumes

AWS

Watch Your AWS Marketplace Licenses!

AWS

What Spotify Learned at a Massive FinOps Scale

GCP

When Do Cloud Savings Start to Kick in?

AWS
Azure

Why FinOps Still Has a Long Way to Go in Hong Kong

AWS
Azure
GCP