Kion enables institutions to manage and optimize their public cloud environments via a private, self-hosted architecture that gives control across one, two, or three cloud platforms –regardless of contract or reseller used.
Automation and Orchestration helps you save hours with effortless cloud account setup, access, and control.
- Get organization-wide visibility into accounts across one or more cloud environments
- Automate the provisioning of accounts with the proper controls around allowed services and budget
- Integrate with leading SIEM, CI/CD pipeline, and ITSM solutions
- Implement automated actions based on enforcements or workflows
- Automate incident response
Financial Management helps you control cloud costs with budget enforcements and savings opportunities.
- Use built-in checks to identify over-provisioned and unused resources to rightsize or decommission, helping you save 30% or more on your cloud bill
- Leverage visual indicators to alert users of spending in excess of plan
- Implement automated actions to freeze spend or downsize instances
- Take advantage of project-level allocation using unique funding sources mapped to grants, internal/external cost centers, or budgets
- Get a near real-time view of cloud spend to understand the top cost drivers
Continuous Compliance helps you navigate the cloud confidently with proactive and reactive controls.
- Leverage 8,000+ built-in compliance checks that make it easier to adhere to best practices like CIS, NIST CSF, PCI, 800-53, and 800-171
- Get Day-1 – and beyond – proactive guardrails to enforce use of approved cloud services, configurations, and regions
- Use on-demand or scheduled checks for continual feedback to spot trends and assess real-time compliance posture
- Auto-remediate to fix misconfigurations like public resources, misconfigured security groups, or abandoned access keys
- Integrate with CI/CD and configuration management workflows to manage and deploy security policies
All this and more at significantly reduced pricing for the research and education community. (NET+ Kion pricing and custom negotiated contract available upon request).
Learn how Kion delivers more than just the features to manage and govern your cloud deployments. Kion gives you a comprehensive solution for your cloud to enable your organization to achieve more. Go farther, faster in the cloud.