Our Take: AWS Cost Explorer improves Cost Visibility but not Cost Control

cost visibility but no control with aws cost explorerIn a recent TechTarget piece, author Beth Pariseau reviews the updates AWS has made to its Cost Explorer tool. She discusses the possibility that these new features may lay the groundwork for AWS to expand into their cost visibility ecosystem:

Amazon added features to its AWS Cost Explorer that appear incremental, but could lay the groundwork for significant updates that bring the free cost analysis tool toward feature parity with third-party offerings.