Reduce Amazon AppStream
costs with these tips
costs with these tips
These proven tips can save you up to 30% on AWS costs!
* Savings are averaged out across customers & services
Amazon AppStream 2.0 cost saving tips Optimize your Amazon AppStream 2.0 costs with these tips
Use Elastic Fleets
Elastic fleets only charge for active streaming, helping reduce costs compared to Always-On fleets that charge even when unused.
Selecting instance types with appropriate CPU, memory, and graphics for your load and scaling your fleet based on usage can save costs.
Utilize Free Usage Hours
Take advantage of the included 40 hours of usage for the stream.standard.large instance type to reduce costs during Image Building.
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As a CTO at various start-ups and scale-ups, I've seen too often how AWS costs can sneak up on you. It used to be something we'd only think about when there was a problem—either it wasn't working like we needed it to, or the expenses were through the roof. I took my know-how in AWS and made it my goal to change that. Now, I use a simple rule to make a big impact: focus on the few changes that make the biggest difference in cutting costs.
I look at your AWS bills with a fine-tooth comb and find where you can save money without losing performance. It's about being smart with your resources and making sure AWS works for you, not against you. By doing this, I help your teams do more with less, and make sure we keep your cloud spending in check.
About Amazon AppStream 2.0 Service information & pricing
About Amazon AppStream 2.0
Amazon AppStream 2.0 delivers scalable streaming of apps and virtual desktops for remote access. It supports streaming of SaaS apps, conversion of desktop ones, and doesn't require refactoring. The service offers various compute, memory, and storage options with auto-scaling to avoid overprovisioning. It operates at 99.9% uptime, works with Amazon WorkSpaces Thin Client, and boosts productivity. Clients include GE, Samsung, and Cornell University.
Amazon AppStream 2.0 pricing
Amazon AppStream 2.0 is a pay-per-use service, charging for use of Desktop-as-a-Service resources, operating systems, Always-On, On-Demand, and Elastic fleet instances, image and app block builders. Charges also apply for compute, storage, network traffic, and additional user fees for Microsoft Windows Server-based instances. Costs vary depending on instance type and usage. Amazon Linux 2 applications are exempt from user fees.