1. Log In To The AWS Console

2. Cost And Usage Report & Detailed Billing Report Information

You will need information from the cost and usage report to fill in the values for the Cloud Formation template.

Important items of note
  1. Units” should be Hourly
  2. Resource IDs” should be listed
  3. Copy the “S3 Bucket” value

Cost and Usage Report

Available here: https://console.aws.amazon.com/billing/home?#/reports

To create a new report follow the screenshots here:


Detailed Billing Report

Available here: https://console.aws.amazon.com/billing/home?#/preferences 

  1. Choose a bucket name and approve the policy
  2. Once your bucket is verified save the preferences

3. Back On The Cloud Formation Screen

  1. click the “Next” button to continue
  2. Click “Next” again
  3. Check the “I acknowledge…” box and click “Create”

  4. Wait for about 30 seconds and then copy the Role ARN in the Outputs tab.
    Similar to: arn:aws:iam::123456789012:role/sc-iam-stack-StratCloudRole-ABCDEFG

4. Send The ARN

Email eco@spotinst.com with the ARN from step 3