Data Sheet

Tagging conventions and limitations in AWS and Microsoft Azure

Tagging your cloud services is important for reporting, alerts, and cost allocation. But AWS and Azure have different tag naming restrictions. Get the cheat sheet for AWS and Azure naming conventions.

Tagging is a way to identify each public cloud service for reporting, alerts, and cost allocation. You should tag all resources to manage them effectively.

However, the various public clouds have different conventions for tag names. Use this handy Quick Reference Guide to get the skinny on how to properly name tags in Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft Azure environments.

You’ll find out about:

  • AWS tagging policy
  • Azure tagging policy
  • AWS tag limits
  • Azure tag limits
  • Azure and AWS tagging best practices
  • Azure and AWS tagging tips

Get the guide