Originally recorded on Thursday, December 8, 2022
1 PM ET / 10 AM PT
FinOps is a cultural practice that helps manage cloud costs, where everyone takes ownership of their cloud usage supported by a central best-practices group. Essential to FinOps success is cross-functional teams working together from engineering, finance and product, etc. FinOps has become a major opportunity for companies using the cloud. Now Kubernetes has become a focus.
This discussion will consider how to implement a Kubernetes FinOps strategy including discussing how Fairwinds undertook the process. It will showcase:
- Why FinOps is important for containers and Kubernetes
- How containers and Kubernetes can be right-sized in support of cost avoidance
- Tools that can be used