# elastic ip
Maximizing AWS Resources: Is the Multi-Port Forward Server Your Cost-Effective Solution?
In the complex web of cloud services, efficiency is key. Every Amazon Web Services (AWS) user knows the significance of Elastic IP addresses (EIPs) in ensuring seamless connectivity. But with AWS now charging $0.005 per IP per hour, the costs can add up fast – $3.75 per month or $45 per year per IP, to be precise. How do you keep your services running without breaking the bank? The answer might just lie in a simple solution: the Multi-Port Forward Server.Link