Beam is a multi-cloud optimization service delivered as part of the Nutanix Enterprise Cloud OS. Beam provides organizations with deep visibility and rich analytics detailing cloud consumption patterns, along with one-click cost optimization across cloud environments. Beam proactively identifies idle and underutilized resources, and delivers specific recommendations to right-size infrastructure services and ensure optimal consumption. Beam also automates security compliance with continuous monitoring of over 250 health checks and security best practices.
Botmetric has released the Botmetric API which customers and managed service providers (MSPs) can use to programmatically access their cost governance data for AWS and Azure. The API also provides access to Botmetric’s AI-powered cloud cost management budgeting and forecasting capabilities.
Eighteen APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Internet of Things Weather, and Recognition. Highlights include the Microsoft Azure LUIS language processing API and several weather APIs from Foreca. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.