Microsoft Azure Administrator: Cost Management

Azure 2022    |    Intermediate
  • 14 videos | 1h 14m 45s
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As an Azure Administrator, you must minimize monthly cloud computing charges. Azure Cost Management can help you plan for and manage costs by providing a unified view of cloud expenses across your organization. Discover the many ways to save on monthly cloud computing charges. Configure reserved virtual machine and database instances, configure auto-shutdown for applicable virtual machines. Learn how to view and analyze subscription costs in the portal. Explore the benefits of tagging Azure resources and find out how to tag resources using the portal, the CLI and PowerShell. Practice creating an Azure budget to monitor monthly spending, and view invoices and estimate costs using the Azure Pricing Calculator. This course can be used to prepare for exam AZ-104: Microsoft Azure Administrator.


  • discover the key concepts covered in this course
    describe various methods to reduce monthly cloud computing charges
    configure reserved virtual machine instances
    configure reserved database instances
    configure virtual machines to automatically shut down on a schedule
    analyze cloud computing charges in the portal
    recognize the benefits of tagging Azure resources
  • use the portal to tag Azure resources
    use the CLI to tag Azure resources
    use PowerShell to tag Azure resources
    create an Azure budget to monitor monthly spending
    view the contents of Azure cloud computing invoices
    generate cloud cost estimations using the Azure Pricing Calculator
    summarize the key concepts covered in this course


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    3.  Working with Reserved Virtual Machine Instances
    6m 16s
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    4.  Working with Reserved Database Instances
    5m 29s
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    5.  Enabling Virtual Machine Auto-Shutdown
    5m 58s
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    6.  Analyzing Cloud Computing Charges in the Portal
    7m 9s
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    7.  Outlining the Benefits of Tagging Azure Resources
    6m 43s
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    8.  Tagging Azure Resources Using the Portal
    5m 27s
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    9.  Tagging Azure Resources Using the CLI
    4m 54s
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    10.  Tagging Azure Resources Using PowerShell
    8m 5s
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    11.  Creating an Azure Budget
    5m 52s
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    12.  Analyzing Azure Billing Invoices
    5m 12s
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    13.  Using the Azure Pricing Calculator
    4m 50s
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    14.  Course Summary


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