Cloud Cost Optimisation [Shift-Left on Cloud Costs]

A presentation at HashiCorp Maximizing Cloud Efficiency Virtual Roadshow by Daniel "phrawzty" Maher

In traditional IT and on-prem computing, the true costs of each operation can be difficult to ascertain. In the cloud however, everything is a line item—and while cloud spend is a real thing, a lot of organisations aren’t great at controlling it. In this talk, Matt from Datadog will introduce the idea of shifting-left on cloud spend, and how engineers can become an important part of the product and business-level conversations at their organisation.



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