Amazon Web Services (AWS) is the leading cloud computing platform with over 165 services to power sites and apps and scale up resources without upfront investment.
“Using AWS, we can look at user metrics weekly or daily and react with new capacity in 30 seconds.”
We paid for ProductHunt Ship and got $5,000 AWS credit (available for 1 year). Our current usage of AWS per month is $220.
Amazon says you can only use one AWS discount on your account, ever, so trying to find the best one before we sign up for our startup.
Looked at Heroku, which uses a Shared Responsibility model for HIPAA compliance. The quoted price struck my as ridiculous (OTOO ~$50K/year) in addition to server/worker resource costs. For HIPAA-compliant apps using PaaS or public cloud, what'd you pick, why, and what'd it cost?
Our company has fast growing spend on AWS and are almost done with our AWS Activate credits. We've heard that they have an Enterprise Discount Program (EDP). How much can you save? How do you get in on it? And, are there any other discount programs to be aware of on AWS?