The code is already built. Just configure, deploy, and run. You get 100% of the source code. Use the same code for development and production environments. Customize more if needed. You don't have to start from scratch.
|Starting Point||From square one||From square one||A head start with powerful tools and customizable CloudFormation template blueprints. Extend them to your specific business requirements.|
|Time||3-12 months (inconsistent)||3-12 months (inconsistent)||About a day|
|Costs||$15k-$30k / mo
|$48k-$80k / mo
(2 consultants $150-$250/hr)
|$995 / mo|
|Docs and Test||none||none||Docs by engineers for engineers. Test build runs automatically.|
|Maintenance||none||none||Software upgrades, security updates, maintenance updates incorporating new features from the cloud|
You also get the Highly Available ECS Spot architecture.