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How to setup Cloud Conformity Cost Optimisation?

Steps to configure Cloud Conformity Cost Optimisation

Cost Optimisation setup

Here are the steps to help you through the Cost Optimisation setup on Cloud Conformity.

Requirements

01 Ensure Consolidated billing is enabled
Paying Bills for Multiple Accounts Using Consolidated Billing

Important!
You must update the policy above with your S3 billing bucket name. This can be Found in the AWS Console via My Billing → Preferences

Setup

01 Create Your Own Policy (IAM Service in AWS Console) Policy Name: CloudConformityBillingReports

02 Copy and Paste the policy:

{
    "Version": "2012-10-17",
    "Statement": [
        {
            "Effect": "Allow",
            "Action": [
                "s3:List*"
            ],
            "Resource": "arn:aws:s3:::YOUR_BILLING_BUCKET"
        },
        {
            "Effect": "Allow",
            "Action": [
                "s3:GetObject"
            ],
            "Resource": [
                "arn:aws:s3:::YOUR_BILLING_BUCKET/*"
            ]
        }
    ]
}

03 Navigate to the IAM Role screen
https://console.aws.amazon.com/iam/home?region=us-east-1#/roles

04 Search for the role that is attached to your Cloud Conformity account

05 Select the role and then Click on the Attach Policy button

06 Search for the custom policy created in Step 1 (CloudConformityBIllingReports) and select Attach Policy button

07 Enter the Bucket name in the “Billing S3 bucket” field on the Cost Settings page