Discover how Order.co optimized their cloud environment and redirected RoS (Return on Savings) into business growth, seamlessly integrating new AWS services and product development, to fuel innovation and meet diverse customer needs.
Return on Savings immediately reallocated to new service on AWS
Customers in 15,000+ locations served
In spend and 1.3m+ transactions
200+ Employees | Headquarters: NYC | Industry: B2B | Service: AWS EC2, RDS, Redshift, OpenSearch
Order.co is a guided B2B marketplace with a mission to simplify buying for businesses. Order.co makes it easy for businesses to place and track purchases across all their vendors, control spend, and make payments in a single, consolidated bill. Tailored insights and purchasing recommendations fuel smarter spending decisions so businesses can easily save time and money on what they need to grow.Founded in 2016 and headquartered in New York City, Order.co oversees nearly half a billion in annualized spend across hundreds of customers like WeWork, SoulCycle, Lume, and High Level Health. Order.co has raised $50M in funding from industry-leading investors like MIT, Stage 2 Capital, Rally Ventures, 645 Ventures, and more. Order.co has been proudly named as a 50 to Watch by Spend Matters and a Best Place to Work by BuiltIn.
Order.co soon became aware that there were opportunities to optimize their AWS environment, but they also recognized that their Technology team was better utilized in adding features and functionality to improve the platform and to support business growth. As such, Order.co were running a highly performant but unoptimized AWS environment, resulting in unnecessary spend and budget overruns, and unable to take advantage of the greater savings offered by multi-year AWS resource commitments such as Reserved Instances.
An AWS customer since its inception, Order.co constantly builds and iterates on AWS and has an architecture that is simple, powerful, and easy to maintain and develop on. Furthermore, by incorporating the Usage EC2, RDS, Redshift and OpenSearch optimization and observability products, Order.co is able to address four core technology and business operational pillars;
Co-Founder & CTO