Save on Azure costs for testing and training

Azure cost training testing

If you want to continue testing and training in Azure after the free 30-day trial, you have quite a few options to save costs. In this article I give you a few tips on how to keep your Azure costs low.

Contents of this article:

  • Free solutions
  • Nearly free solutions
  • Understanding cost basics
  • Keep tracking your spending
  • Estimate the cost before creating any resource
  • Set up billing or credit alerts for your Microsoft Azure subscriptions
  • Get the most of your 12 months of free services
  • Use PowerShell instead of RDP
  • Do not use the integrated console but a PowerShell console on your own computer
  • Turn on and check out Azure Advisor recommendations

Read more from my guest article at 4SysOps

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