Cloud Cost Allocation and Reporting

Allocate Cloud Costs

Cloud bills are complex. It can be difficult to account for which costs should be allocated to which business units or cost centers. You also need to take into account your negotiated discounts with each cloud provider and any overhead charges from internal services groups. RightScale Optima gets the right costs in the right place.



Cloud Cost Allocation and Reporting
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RightScale Cited As a Leader in
Cloud Cost Monitoring and Optimization

"Optima’s governance features are built around a strong policy engine that will automate a wide range of infrastructure asset scheduling and life-cycle management activities. In addition, Optima supports robust cost scenario analysis and forecasting capabilities."

The Forrester Wave™: Cloud Cost Monitoring and Optimization, Q2 2018

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Optima Scheduled Report
Optima Scheduled Report

Cost Reports for Visibility

Once you’ve allocated cloud costs, you need to share information with your cloud consumers. Use RightScale Optima to keep them updated with their costs on a regular cadence so that they can see how their cloud use translates into costs. Alert cloud users when their forecasted spend will exceed budgets so that they can take action to adjust spend before it’s too late.

“Roughly 35 percent of cloud computing spending is wasted via instances that are over-provisioned and not optimized, according to RightScale.”

Cloud Cost Allocation White Paper


Optimize Cloud Costs through Governance and Collaboration

Find out how to collaborate to reduce cloud costs.

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Allocate Costs More Accurately

RightScale Optima provides detailed showback and chargeback reporting that enables you to allocate costs to the appropriate groups across your organization.

Next step: Cloud Spend Management