Amazon Web Services Reserved Instances

In the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Reserved Instances screen, you can:

View AWS Reserved Instances
Export AWS Reserved Instance Information

View AWS Reserved Instances

To view AWS RIs:

1. Navigate to the appropriate organization’s Amazon Web Services Reserved Instances page.
2. The information presented on the Amazon Web Services Reserved Instances page is retrieved from the AWS Cost Explorer API. To fetch this data, the following Identity and Access Management (IAM) stanza needs to be added to the RightScale user's IAM policy on your AWS parent account.

{

"Effect": "Allow",

"Action": [

"ce:GetReservationUtilization"

],

"Resource": "*"

}

For the complete AWS IAM policy details, see Create an IAM User that Can Read AWS Billing Reports.

3. In Optima, you can choose the AWS RI columns you wish to see in your view by selecting the appropriate fields from the Columns picker.
4. To download the AWS RI information as a CSV including all columns (visible and hidden) in the table, click the Export to CSV button.

Export AWS Reserved Instance Information

You can export your organization’s AWS RI information to a CSV file to track, share, or perform calculations on coverage by clicking Export to CSV.

Note:Regardless of the number of filters selected in the Columns drop-down menu, all filters are exported to the CSV file.