You know how engineering teams get frustrated when finance comes to them with complicated spreadsheets and automated recommendations from their cloud cost management product that are beyond useless, “advising” them to turn off resources that would disable critical infrastructure?
engineers hate cloud cost management
First-generation cloud cost management products were built to help finance teams produce reports, not to help engineers take action. They force people into unproductive, rearview-mirror conversations that end in countless follow-ups and delays. Meanwhile, costs go unchecked.