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4. Cost Reporting

Andrew Carruthers1   and Sahir Ahmed2
Birmingham, UK
Bradford, UK

Every organization is rightly obsessed with costs. Snowflake, with its consumption-based model, is a prime candidate for cost monitoring and reallocation of consumption costs to the consuming team, line of business, or operating division. Your Financial Operations (FinOps) colleagues will be very keen to analyze current consumption and project future consumption using any and all metrics you expose to them.

You may face other internal and regulatory requirements for cost ...

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