AWS Regions and zones:
AWS is a regions all around the world.
Regions is nothing but a data centers.
Blue dots denotes that exists today. But the orange one coming soon.
AWS Budget Setup:
After successfully confirm you account. Then go to my account click on my billing Dashboard.
Then Go to Budget Tab
Set up you budget
On the Set budget details page, edit the Name field to read MyMonthlyBudget. For Period and Start date keep the default values. Specify your Budgeted Amount.
In the Budget parameters section, you can use these features to create budgets that track costs associated with a particular set of AWS services, linked accounts, tags, or other usage dimensions. For this tutorial, keep these values as the default.
Configure alert for when actual cost exceeds 50% of budget threshold
Scroll down to the Notifications (optional) section. In this section, you can have AWS Budgets contact you and others via email when budget conditions are met.
Configure the notification to fire when actual costs are greater than 50% of budgeted amount as pictured in the screen shot to the right. Add your email address and the email address of anyone who should receive this notification in the Email contacts field. Then select Add new notification.
Configure alert for when forecasted cost exceeds your budget
Configure this notification to fire when forecasted costs are greater than 100% of the budgeted amount as pictured in the screenshot to the right. Add your email address and the email address of anyone who should receive this notification in the Email contacts field. Then select the Add new notification.
Configure alert for when actual costs exceeds your budget
Configure this notification to notify you when actual costs are greater than 100% of budgeted amount. Add your email address and the email address of anyone who should receive this notification in the Email contacts field. Then select the Create button to create the budget and notifications.
Review your new budget
After the budget has been created, you see a list AWS Budgets you have created. It is a best practice to create a total monthly cost budget for each AWS account that you use.
You can create up to 62 budget days per month using the AWS Budgets service within the Free Tier limit. After that, you simply pay as you go to create additional budgets.
Inspect your new budget
To dive deeper into your budget details, click on your new budget. From there, you can view your budget details, access a budget performance summary, and inspect your historical budget performance.
Thank you for reading!