When you choose CCL as your reseller of public cloud AWS, you'll get access to a range of summary and detailed CloudCreator dashboards that provide daily billing trend information. You'll also pay the same as same as if billed directly by AWS.
- About the CloudCreator Dashboards
- CloudCreator's 'Single Pane of Glass' Features
- How to Integrate with AWS
Dashboards are supported by resource-level AWS metadata which is imported daily to CloudCreator. Find out more here: AWS Data Loading.
AWS metadata is rated daily and supports a range of summary and detailed CloudCreator billing dashboards. The cost of the full current month is forecast, so you can make 'apples with apples' trend comparisons. Some dashboards are AWS-specific, and some show hybrid-cloud 'single pane of glass' views, e.g. 'Billing Trend by Category'.
CloudCreator has three resource-level categories that are automatic across all homeland and public clouds, including AWS. These automatic categories are detailed here:
CloudCreator also has four optional (manual) resource-level categories across all homeland and public clouds including AWS. These optional categories are detailed here:
A new 'Automated Schedule' feature will be released in early 2021. This will allow you to schedule the powering down of your compute resources. For example, you'll be able to power down all your test environment compute resources (across all clouds) each weekend.
To access the CloudCreator billing dashboards and Compute features, you first need to enter your AWS credentials into CloudCreator. Follow the steps here: Integrate with AWS.