The Wayfinder administrator enables cost analysis for each cloud provider. Once this is done, as a workspace member, you can view the cost data for the clusters provisioned for your workspace.
The Wayfinder administrator also enables estimated costs, allowing workspace members to see predicted costs for a cluster as they create it.
View costs for existing clusters
To see accrued and projected costs:
In the Wayfinder UI, if you're in more than one workspace, switch to the workspace you want to see costs for.
Click the Costs page.
This page shows a Resource breakdown section, and when you select a resource, a Resource detail section is displayed.
Use the buttons at the top to adjust the view to see the data you're interested in:
- Cloud provider - You can select All Providers or a specific cloud provider.
- Month - Use the buttons for Previous month and Next month to go to the month you want to see.
- Date range - Click the date range button to select a different date range within a month, or spanning more than one month.
To see all cost line items, including ones that have zero cost, click the Show zero-cost line items checkbox.
View costs when creating clusters
When creating a cluster, you will see estimated costs for the cluster type you select, as in this example:
You will also see detailed node pool price estimates in real time as you edit the size and type of nodes on your cluster, as in this example: