Service Provider
Training Provider
FinOps Certified Service Provider
FinOps Training Partner

Contino is a people-first, engineering-led digital transformation consultancy with 450+ employees across our US, UK and Australian offices. We help large, heavily-regulated enterprises to become fast, agile, and competitive. Contino was acquired by Cognizant in late 2019.

Product or Service Overview

Contino provides a proven approach to build a financial operating model and engineering best practices to managing and operating cloud spend by breaking down the silos between engineering, finance and procurement. This includes elements such as: finops policy, cloud benefits, cloud spend management and optimization.

These areas of thought leadership and knowledge pairing/upskilling include,

Education, Training & Immersion Days Operating Model & Strategy Review, Assessment & Maturity Benchmarking Define Cost Control Policy, Guardrails & Governance Benefits & Business Case Framework Automation, Pipelining, Security Compliance, & Industry best practices Establishment & Implementation strategies

Supporting Resources

Recent FinOps Activity

Supported Framework Functions

  • Resource Metadata (Tagging/Labeling)
  • Resource Hierarchy (Accounts
  • Subscriptions & Projects)
  • Shared Cost Management
  • Commitment Discounts (Reservations, Savings Plans, CUDs)
  • Optimization Recommendations
  • Automation
  • Usage Volume Discounts (Usage Tiers, SUDs)
  • Architecture Refactoring
  • Negotiated Pricing
  • Continuous Improvement
  • Learning, Autoscaling
  • Data Ingestion
  • Data Processing
  • Data Visualization
  • Data Analytics
  • Budget Alerting
  • Commitment Tracking
  • Marketplace
  • Policy Management
  • Trending & Variance Analysis
  • Containers Capabilities
  • Software Asset Management

Contribution Areas

  • Marketing Committee
  • Adopting FinOps group


  • Joined: August 2020
  • Supports: AWS, Azure, GCP, Oracle, Data Center, Private Cloud
  • Certified FinOps Practitioners: 14