Changes Additional metadata that may be applicable to the recommendation.
Changes You can now create hierarchical cost categories by choosing "Cost Category" as a dimension. You can also track the status of your cost category updates to your cost and usage information.
Changes Enables Rightsizing Recommendations to analyze and present EC2 instance-level EBS metrics when generating recommendations. Returns AccessDeniedException if the account is not opted into Rightsizing
Changes This release provides access to Cost Anomaly Detection Public Preview APIs. Cost Anomaly Detection finds cost anomalies based on your historical cost and usage using Machine Learning models.
Changes Customers can now see Instance Name alongside each rightsizing recommendation.
Changes Cost Explorer Rightsizing Recommendations integrates with Compute Optimizer and begins offering across instance family rightsizing recommendations, adding to existing support for within instance family rightsizing recommendations.
Changes Cost Categories API is now General Available with new dimensions and operations support. You can map costs by account name, service, and charge type dimensions as well as use contains, starts with, and ends with operations. Cost Categories can also be used in RI and SP coverage reports.
Changes Customers can now receive Savings Plans recommendations at the member (linked) account level.
Changes This launch provides customers with access to Cost Category Public Beta APIs.
Changes add EstimatedOnDemandCostWithCurrentCommitment to GetSavingsPlansPurchaseRecommendationRequest API
Changes This launch provides customers with access to GetCostAndUsageWithResources API.
Changes This is the first release of Savings Plans, a new flexible pricing model that offers low prices on Amazon EC2 and AWS Fargate usage.
Changes Adds support for resource optimization recommendations.
Changes This release introduces a new operation called GetUsageForecast, which allows you to programmatically access AWS Cost Explorer's forecasting engine on usage data (running hours, data transfer, etc).
Changes Add normalized unit support for both GetReservationUtilization and GetReservationCoverage API.
Changes This release introduces a new operation called GetCostForecast operation, which allows you to programmatically access AWS Cost Explorer's forecasting engine and is now generally available.
Changes Enable Payer Accounts to View Linked Account Recommendations. Payer Accounts can specify "LINKED" as scope in the request now. In the response, there is a new filed called AccountId in ReservationPurchaseRecommendationDetail for indicating which account is this recommendation detail belongs to.
Changes Starting today, you can access custom Reserved Instance (RI) purchase recommendations for your Amazon Redshift, Amazon ElastiCache, and Amazon Elasticsearch reservations via AWS Cost Explorer API, in addition to accessing RI purchase recommendations for your Amazon EC2 and Amazon RDS reservations.
Changes AWS Cost Explorer provides you with Reserved Instance (RI) purchase recommendations based on your total cross-account Amazon EC2 and Amazon RDS usage. Starting today, linked accounts can also access custom RI purchase recommendations for specific linked accounts directly via AWS Cost Explorer API.
Changes Cost Explorer API is providing programmatic access to RI saving metrics to enable customers to optimize their reservations.
Changes Starting today, you can identify opportunities for Amazon RDS cost savings using AWS Cost Explorer's API to access your Amazon RDS Reserved Instance Purchase Recommendations
Changes This launch will allow customers to access their Amazon EC2 Reserved Instance (RI) purchase recommendations programmatically via the AWS Cost Explorer API.
Changes Added GetReservationCoverage API for retrieving reservation coverage information.
Changes The AWS Cost Explorer API gives customers programmatic access to AWS cost and usage information, allowing them to perform adhoc queries and build interactive cost management applications that leverage this dataset.