2 tips to avoid sticker shock in the cloud

If you build big data systems in the public cloud, you know that it costs money to move data in and out of the cloud — that is, network traffic. Public cloud providers vary on this expense, and it changes all the time.

Regardless of the fluctuating prices, if you’re running huge databases in a public cloud, you need to consider the data traffic you’re consuming.

Here are two tips that I have learned after having done a few of these:

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