Always an Engineer
Follow along as we tackle tough questions and ponder the many decisions software engineers face throughout their careers
Hosted by Asim Razzaq, Yotascale founder and CEO and former head of platform engineering at PayPal and eBay. He started out as a software engineer, and as they say: Once an engineer, always an engineer. New episodes weekly!
When it comes to efficiently managing cloud spend within AWS, understanding the differences between cost savings with Reserved Instances and AWS Savings Plans is necessary. This blog illustrates the difference between RIs and Savings Plans and provides an overview of when to use them.
Creating proper tagging hygiene is fundamental when looking to gain greater visibility in your cloud spend. This blog provides an introduction to tagging in AWS as well as how tags help with categorizing, identifying, and managing resources to effectively govern cloud costs.
Implementing containers and Kubernetes into your on-premises or cloud environment became necessary as businesses raced to modernize, but some have struggled to efficiently manage microservice-based containers. This blog reviews Kubernetes labels, label selectors, and tagging in Amazon EKS.