Public cloud spending is slowing down. Quarter-over-quarter growth is no longer hitting 30% gains for AWS, Google, and Microsoft. This is businesses’ response to tough and uncertain macroeconomic conditions, where organizations scrutinize their public cloud spending to optimize and adjust.
In this blog post, we will see how running databases on Kubernetes with Percona Operators can reduce your cloud bill when compared to using AWS RDS.
These are the following instances that we will start with:
- RDS for MySQL in us-east-1
- 10 x db.r5.4xlarge
- 200 GB storage each
The cost of RDS consists mostly of two things – compute and storage. We will not consider data transfer or backup costs in this article.
- db.r5.4xlarge – $1.92/hour or …