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The page describes billable services and resources of a Usage Engine installation and their associated cost.

Billable Services Inventory

Mandatory Services

The following billable AWS services are mandatory for a Usage Engineinstallation

Optional Services

The following billable AWS services are optional for a Usage Engine installation

Billable Infrastructure

Mandatory Infrastructure

The following billable AWS infrastructure resources are mandatory for a Usage Engine installation

  • EC2 instances for EKS node group, minimum 3 nodes (see Cost Estimation table below for standard deployment options)

Optional Infrastructure

The following billable AWS infrastructure resources are optional for a Usage Engine installation

  • Additional EC2 nodes for log and monitoring tools (Elasticsearch, Kibana, Prometheus, Grafana), 2 nodes (see Cost Estimation table below for standard deployment options)

Infrastructure Cost Estimation

Cost Estimate for Typical Deployment Models

Price estimates done using AWS Calculator using rates at 2021-09-28 for region EU West.


Option A
3 Worker Nodes Large

Option B
3 Worker Nodes X-Large
2 Monitoring Nodes

Option C
5 Worker Nodes X-Large
2 Monitoring Nodes

Worker Nodes

3 x m5.large (2 CPU, 8GB)
USD 260

3 x m5.xlarge (4 CPU, 16GB)
USD 495

5 x m5.xlarge (4 CPU, 16GB)
USD 825

RDS Postgres

(Multi-AZ setup)

db.t3.medium 2 vCPU
4Gi Memory
50GB Storage
USD 135

db.m5.large 2 vCPU
8Gi Memory
100GB Storage
USD 315

db.m5.xlarge
4 vCPU16Gi Memory
200GB Storage
USD 625

Monitoring nodes (2 EC2 nodes dedicated for logging and monitoring)


m5.large.elasticsearch
2 vCPU, 8 Memory
50GB storage
USD 240

m5.xlarge.elasticsearch
4 vCPU, 16 Memory
100GB storage
USD 475

EFS (data)
Provisioned throughput

200Gi
10Mb/s
USD 60

400Gi
20Mb/s
USD 120

600Gi
30Mb/s
USD 180

MemoryDB

db.r6g.large
2 vCPU
13.07 GB Storage

USD 250

db.r6g.xlarge
4 vCPU
26.32 GB Storage

USD 510

db.r6g.2xlarge
8 vCPU
52.82 GB Storage

USD 1020

Load balancers
(Adding custom load balancers or ingresses to the solution can increase this cost)
1 x ALB USD 40
1 x CLB USD 30
1 x ALB USD 40
1 x CLB USD 30
1 x ALB USD 40
1 x CLB USD 30
S3
(For transfer of output data out of region or on-prem)

100Gi storage
4 million requests
100 Gi data transfer out
USD 25

300Gi storage
6 million requests
300 Gi data transfer out
USD 50

500Gi storage
10 million requests
500 Gi data transfer out
USD 85

EKS Master Nodes

USD 73

USD 73

USD 73

KMSUSD 1USD 1USD 1
Route53USD 1USD 1USD 1
Backup of EFS data200 GB
USD 10
400 GB
USD 20
800 GB
USD 40

Total Estimated Cost /
month

USD 885

USD 1895

USD 3395

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