AWS Cost Management and Customer Support

There are 4 main support plans:: Access online resources (basic) General guidance from AWS (Developer) 24-hour technical support (Business) Dedicated Account Managers and Personaliiseid Consultation Total Cost of Ownership The Total Cost of Ownership (ToC) calculator is a free calculator to compare AWS cloud and on-premise costs. It’s designed for anyone who is considering migrating to AWS. It creates a report after we complete a short questionaire. The report will include estimated on-premise costs such as:...

December 2, 2020 · 2 min · Bee

Overview of AWS Authentication, Authorisation, and Access Control

Authentication Comprised of 2 parts of information. Who you are? Presenting your identity (login username). Unique value within the system we are trying to authenticate to. Verify you are who you say you are. Passwords, MFA, etc. This does not have to be unique. We may use credit card pin numbers for authentication. Identity = credit card, verify = pin number. Authorisation Happens before authentication. System in which we have authenticated to establishes what level of privileges we can access....

December 2, 2020 · 1 min · Bee

Disaster Recovery with AWS for CCP

We’ll need to invoke our disaster recovery plans to restore our data if our storage or server fails. With traditional backup methods, the data we need might not be available because: Backup data is stored in the same location as the production data, and the disaster impacted the backups. If using a tape backup method, the tapes could fail making the data unreadable. The tapes could get lost when in transit....

October 1, 2020 · 8 min · Bee