AWS Cloud Migration Costs

Cost Optimization for Migrating existing workloads from On-prem to AWS, or modeling costs for New AWS-based App Deployments.
Akasia’s Infrastructure Modeler can help your organization’s data center to migrate existing on-premises infrastructure to the most cost-optimal AWS EC2 instance configurations, or lift-and-shift from On-Premises to VMware on AWS.  Akasia’s Cloud Modeler helps you optimize your new application projects on AWS Iaas and PaaS on a service-by-service basis.

Akasia Infrastructure Modeler takes the guesswork out of the costs for Migrating to AWS EC2 or VMware-on-AWS

BYOL vs Cloud Licensing
Model how BYOL compares cost-wise to licensing that is included with VMs on Cloud platforms
VMware on Cloud
Compare costs for VMware on Cloud vs Cloud native virtualization. The results may surprise you!
Uptime Management
Analyze scenarios and find hidden cost savings by turning off VMs that are not in use
Reserved & On-Demand
Take into account various cloud options and determine what costs would be if you used reserved instances, or on-demand VMs.
When you use Akasia Infrastructure Modeler to perform cloud cost scenario analysis on your environment, it automatically creates an exact bill of materials so that you can provide this to your cloud vendor.

Bill of Materials

Get a complete bill-of-materials for the most cost optimized scenario.

When you use Akasia Infrastructure Modeler or Akasia Cloud Modeler you will find hidden costs and save substantially.

By using Akasia Infrastructure Modeler you will discover substantial cost savings by migrating to VMware-on-Cloud on the various cloud platforms.  In addition to saving money, you will save considerable amounts of time because you can reuse your VMware skillsets and familiar VMware management tools. .

Akasia Cloud Modeler helps you cost out AWS deployments for New Applications and Compare Costs to Other Clouds

IaaS & PaaS Costs
Compare VMs with different CPU, Memory, Disk and Network configurations and PaaS services such as DBaaS across all clouds.
Daily Cost Updates
Prices for cloud services across all platforms are retrieved from the cloud platforms on a daily basis so that you're always current.
Retrieve equivalent Services
Enter VM parameters such as CPU, Memory, Disk & Resources or PaaS services for one cloud & get the equivalent services and costs on other platforms

Akasia helps you discover hidden Cloud Cost Savings before you Migrate or deploy new projects on AWS

VMware vs Cloud Native

VMware Cloud on AWS
Azure VMware Solution
Google Cloud VMware Engine
IBM Cloud for VMware Solutions

Comprehensive and detailed cost analysis for your on-prem environment costs after moving to the cloud. VMware-on-Cloud vs VMware-on-Cloud cost comparisons across clouds, and VMware-on-Cloud x cloud native environments (such as AWS EC2 or GCP Compute Engine)

Costs by Resource

  • CPU Costs (35%)
  • Memory Costs (25%)
  • Storage Costs (10%)
  • Network Costs (30%)

Detailed breakdown of costs by CPU, Memory, Disk and Network so that you know where to concentrate your streamlining.

Find out More

See how we can make your journey to AWS or your existing AWS infrastructure more cost effective.

By using Akasia Infrastructure Modeler for on-prem to cloud migrations, and Akasia Cloud Modeler for green-field application deployments, you can optimize your total cost of ownership for AWS.


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