amazon web services – What is EC2-Other filter in Cost Explorer dashboard mean?
There are 2 parts to your question (give a man a fish, and teach him how to fish).
- Costs for EC2-Other include things such EBS, Data transfer, Load Balancers, etc.
- If youd really want to check internally what youre being charged for, go to Cost Explorer, select the monthly cost report, filter on the right the EC2-Other service, and group by Usage Type
In order to understand EC2-Other Costs youll need to get its details In AWS Cost Explorer > Explore Cost & Usage > in the right panel filter by Service and select EC2-Other. In the graph, group by usage type.
I present below a list with the most common EC2-Other costs, which are associated to the following services:
For the detailed list in your current AWS account you can look at the list below the graph, and consider downloading the .csv file in case you need to share this info w/ your accounting/finance staff.