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Cost Optimisation in Azure

As we go through the current situation with coronavirus many companies will need to review their spending.  I have gathered some key resources and tips to start making real differences to your Azure costs today! This is by no means an exhaustive list and I will add to this as I remember stuff over the coming days but I wanted to share this now so you can start to help your business save money as soon as possible. Monitoring This may seem an odd way to start a cost saving exercise but the key to knowing what actions to take is having information available to you so you can make informed decisions.  These metrics can give you great insights into your environments and applications and help you identify underutilised resources. All resources come with some key metrics available to you out of the box without enabling or setting up other resources. Simply browse to the resource in the portal and you will see the metrics on the overview page or can go into the metrics section of th