RightScale's cloud ROI cost calculator allows users to determine cost benefits and make informed business decisions.
Cost: Free trial available and free for up to five users. For more, custom pricing is available too.
7. Cloud management tools: BMC
BMC cloud management has a cloud cost management service called 'truesight capacity optimisation' which aims to bring about cloud cost effectiveness and cost optimisation.
BMC's dashboard provides reports that allow users to monitor costs and track past transactions.
Cost: Free trial and custom prices available on request.
8. Cloud management tools: cloudMatrix
cloudMatrix is from Gravitant, an IBM company and looks after budget, usage and costs through its centralised cost management system. cloudMatrix provides estimated billing which allows businesses to factor in fututre costs.
Cost: Custom prices available on request.
Source: Computerworld UK
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