The Chicago AWS user group is a user-run, user-focused community in Chicago. We hold monthly, free evening events in the Loop. We rotate host offices and topics (anything but a sales pitch). Events include pizza and drinks up front, introductions, 2 to 3 quality non-sales presentations, then wrap with q&a. See our website: chicagoaws.com
* We are not run by or sponsored by Amazon.com or Amazon AWS. We do frequently work with Amazon SAs and account reps. As a local community group we respect our members' privacy and will never distribute personal details. *
AWS Book Club: Cloud FinOps
join us for a first-ever book club event. The goal is to read an AWS (or cloud, technology, or strategy type) book and discuss. All all welcome to join, regardless if you make it through the book or not!
Our first AWS Book Club book: Cloud FinOps
Why Cloud FinOps?
Building in AWS is easy. Managing costs, planning budgets, and optimizing is aa whole other skill and mindset for developers and engineers. How do your teams balance innovation and costs? Can FinOps solve our our problems?
We're also hoping to encourage more folks to join the AWS user group. FinOps widens the scope of AWS users to our colleagues in finance, compliance, and product who are involved in managing AWS without directly interacting with the console!
5:30pm Welcome and intros
5:45pm Book discussion - open forum
6:45pm Wrap up and choose next book and date