Instance Hours Over Time Report

Assets > Compute > Instance Hours Over Time


This report allows you to view total run-time hours per machine. This gives you the granularity to understand how efficient each machine is.

Based on cost allocation policies, you can group this report based on tag categories set up in Cloudyn. For more information on cost allocation policies, see Cost Allocation 360° Manager

*If you do not have Cost Allocation 360° Manager, please contact your sales representative.


Use this report to:

View instances hours by cost allocation model tags for the specified date range. Use the resolution filter to drill down to the selected interval.


Select a Date Range.


Groups and Filters


Field Description
Cost Center Include cost centers in the report.
Provider The cloud provider to which the assets and expenses are associated.

Include services in the report.

Linked Account

For AWS users, using consolidated billing in AWS, an account designated as a payer account can pay the charges of the other accounts, which are called linked accounts. The payer account and the accounts linked to it are called a Consolidated Billing account family.

For Azure users, a linked account are the subscriptions linked to the parent account.

Cost Type

Usage cost, support cost or one-time fee.

Region Region the resource is hosted.
Availability Zone AWS isolated locations within a region.
Usage Type Usage type can be one-time fees or recurring fees.
Resource Type The type of resource in use.
Sub Type Platform
Operation The type of action performed.
Price Model Type of pricing of the charge.


Extended Filters

Cost Model - Select a cost model.
- Day, week, month, quarter or year
Allocation Rules
- Applied or Disabled
- Show or Hide



To view machine hours over time for a specific tag category:

  1. In Extended Filters, select the Cost Model for which you want to see the tag.
  2. In Group, select the parameter to group by for this report. For example, Cost Center.
  3. In Filter, select a specific item from the grouping to display, or show all. For example, for Cost Center, select Show All or a specific cost center.


Tip: In the column chart, hover over the columns to see the running hours.