• Identify factors that can reduce costs (reserved instances, reserved capacity, hybrid use benefit, spot pricing)
  • Describe the functionality and usage of the Pricing calculator and the Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) calculator


In this week’s Episode we explore the core factors that reduce the cost up your Azure environment.

🌐 Site: https://marczak.io/az-900/#ep36

Episode Resources

Study Guide


  • 00:00 Episode Introduction
  • 00:50 Azure Reservations
  • 03:53 Azure Spot Pricing for VMs
  • 06:23 Hybrid use benefit
  • 08:48 Azure Pricing Calculator
  • 10:54 TCO Calculator
  • 14:09 Episode Summary



Adam Marczak

Programmer, architect, trainer, blogger, evangelist are just a few of many titles. What I really am, is a passionate technology enthusiast. I take great pleasure in learning new technologies and finding ways in which it can aid people every day. My latest passion is running an Azure 4 Everyone YouTube channel, where I show that Azure really is for everyone!

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