AWS cost monitoring for visibility and $$$ control

Keep an eye on your AWS costs and don’t run out of credits or $$$

Nikita sharma
2 min readJun 14, 2020
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If you are a startup you would probably want to keep a very close eye on your costs, further if you’re a student and are working with your available credits to get you through your Uni projects, Cost is going to be a big big concern for you.

This is going to be a very quick post on getting some visibility over our AWS expenses and resources.

AWS cost monitor

Visit AWS cost monitor . Launch the Cost explorer and click on Reports. Create a New report.

AWS provides various reporting templates. Select the one that makes sense for you. I selected the Cost & Usage report template.

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