Keeping Your Subscription Safe
At VMPower, we're very aware of the importance of security around your cloud subscription access. We take this responsibility very seriously and employ strong measures to ensure secure access to your cloud subscription. AWS For AWS, we ask our users to generate an Identity and Access Management (IAM) user for…
Azure VM Diagnostics Explained
At VMPower we strive to ensure that Azure is a 1st class experience (as with all cloud providers we support). VMPower periodically collects performance metrics of VMs to better provide analytics on what VMs are under capacity. Some of us at VM Power are ex-Microsoft engineers and so we know…
VMPower + Slack
Why yes, we did just integrate your virtual machines to Slack! Starting today, you can connect your VMPower account to your organization's slack group. We're pretty certain that we are the only Slack application that lets you this and we take that with pride! Notifications Besides the fact that Slack…
Identifying Idle VMs
One of the biggest problems with 1st party cloud portals is their inability to effectively communicate unused cloud resources, and their associated monthly costs. This the equivalent of not realizing that you may have left lights on in another room. These resources constantly raise the overall overhead cost of running…
Schedule VM Allocations with VM Groups
Unlike web services, fault-tolerant workloads such as CI, Map-reduce and task-based computation often don't require a virtual machine instance to run 24/7. Today we released a critical feature, 'Power Schedule', where you can create a VM Group (an arbitrary group of VMs which can span different subscriptions or even…