Botmetric and Alexa Join Hands to Stir Cloud Magic

Imagine you’re juggling numerous IT related tasks and your hands are tied up. You need details about your cloud cost savings. What do you do? Don’t worry. We got your back. Join us in welcoming Botmetric’s Alexa integrated skill. Simply use voice commands to get relevant information about your cloud cost management.

Botmetric is the first ever cloud management platform to use voice integration. You don’t need to sit in front of a monitor or log into your account to get insights into your cloud spends. Your voice is all you need to experience Botmetric’s cloud management console. Take convenience to the next level, and leap into advanced technology. Save the invaluable resources of time and energy. In simple words, Botmetric’s Alexa skill will make your life easier, simpler and better.

Alexa is an intelligent personal assistant created by Amazon. First used in Amazon Echo devices, it can be used for various tasks such as voice interaction, music playback, creating to-do lists, setting, providing real time information, etc. You can use Alexa to access the Botmetric skill.

What can you do with Botmetric’s Alexa skill?

Alexa instantly lists your top 5 cloud services. It gives you potential cost savings opportunities by listing suggestions about resources that are either unused or underutilized. These suggestions can be used to right-size resources. Additionally, you can use the power of your voice to get aggregated cloud saving, cost summary, and projected month and year spends.

Integrate Botmetric’s cloud cost savings tool with Alexa

Just follow these simple steps:

  1. Download the Alexa app
  2. Enable the Botmetric’s skill from Alexa
  3. Link your Botmetric account with Alexa (simply login with username and password, and you’re good to go!)
  4. Set your default account once you have launched the skill
  5. Ask Alexa questions about cloud usage and get instant answers!

 

What can you get with Botmetric’s Alexa integrated skill?

1. Get your AWS account cost summary:
Say: “Alexa, ask Botmetric for my AWS cost summary.”

2. Get your AWS account’s projected cost:
Say: “Alexa, ask Botmetric for my projected cost.

3. Get top 5 services by cost:
Say: “Alexa, ask Botmetric for my top 5 services.”

4. Get last month’s spend:
Say: “Alexa, ask Botmetric for my last month’s spend.”

5. Get yesterday’s spend:
Say: “Alexa, ask Botmetric for my yesterday’s spend.”

6. Get aggregated savings
Say: “Alexa, ask Botmetric to tell me my saving opportunities”

7. Get information about unused/underused resources-
Say: “Alexa, ask Botmetric to tell me how much I can save on unused resources”

Presently, these are the features supported on Alexa, but Botmetric is in the process to implement more in the future. Follow us on Twitter and Linkedin for new feature updates. Download the Botmetric’s Alexa skill now to experience voice activated cloud cost management. If you’re new to Botmetric, take our 14 day free trial for a test drive.

Coming to re:Invent? Don’t forget to witness the LAUNCH and DEMO of the Botmetric’s Alexa skill. The power of voice control to manage cloud cost is getting unleashed at Booth 329!