Scalability of the cloud outweighs most other considerations but ballooning cloud costs is a genuine problem — especially if they’re starting to affect your bottom line. Let me provide few options to save on the cloud cost, some without even involving your engineering team.


Spot Instances provide up to 90% of the cost savings but dealing with them is like playing with fire. With an advance Kubernetes configuration, you can automate the workload transfer and mitigate the risk of interruptions.

Praveen Salitra

Director of Technology @egen. More details at https://praveen.salitra.io

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