Guide to Azure Savings Plan Recommendations: Maximize Your Benefits
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Jul 13, 2023 5:00 AM

Guide to Azure Savings Plan Recommendations: Maximize Your Benefits

by HubSite 365 about Microsoft

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Learn about Azure savings plan recommendations and its benefits that offer up to 65% discount on compute services with an hourly commitment for 1 or 3 years.

Understanding your Azure savings plan recommendations : In this episode of the #AzureEnblementShow, Thomas is joined by Obinna to discuss how you can use Azure savings plan to save on computer services. Obinna will also give a detailed demonstration of how the savings options are calculated and show you how to access the savings plan in the Azure portal.

Key Facts:

  • Azure Savings Plan for compute is a flexible pricing model offering up to 65% off pay-as-you-go pricing with an hourly commitment for 1 or 3 years.
  • The pricing is in USD for MCA and CSP customers, while it is in local currency for EA customers.
  • Discounts are given up to the hourly commitment amount on the resources used.
  • A savings plan can be purchased up front or monthly, with the total cost being the same for both.
  • Savings plans are beneficial for consistent compute spend across different resources or datacenter regions.
  • Benefits of savings plans are automatically applied to eligible compute resources, covering only the compute part of usage.
  • Discounts and savings are automatically applied to eligible compute resources.

More About Azure Savings Plan

Azure savings plan is an innovative and cost-saving approach introduced by Azure to help its users manage their expenditure on computing services. The savings plan offers a flexible pricing model, where users can enjoy up to 65% off the pay-as-you-go pricing with an hourly commitment for one or three years. This plan is designed to encourage users to have consistent compute spend across different resources or datacenter regions, rewarding them with significant savings and discounts, which are automatically applied to the compute part of their usage.

 

Learn about Understanding your Azure savings plan recommendations

 

Azure Savings Plan is a pricing model that helps you save up to 65% on your compute services. It allows you to make an hourly commitment for 1 or 3 years and get discounts up to the hourly commitment amount on the resources used. The pricing is in USD for MCA and CSP customers, while it is in local currency for EA customers. Savings plans can be purchased upfront or monthly with the same total cost for both. They are beneficial for consistent compute spend across different resources or datacenter regions. Benefits of savings plans are automatically applied to eligible compute resources, covering only the compute part of usage. In addition, discounts and scope are applied to all the supported Azure services.

In this episode of the #AzureEnblementShow, Thomas and Obinna discuss how you can use Azure savings plan to save on computer services. Obinna will also give a detailed demonstration of how the savings options are calculated and show you how to access the savings plan in the Azure portal.

 

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Keywords

Azure Savings Plan, Azure Portal, Pay-As-You-Go Pricing, Hourly Commitment, USD MCA, CSP Customers, Local Currency, EA Customers, Compute Spend, Compute Resources, Discounts, Savings Benefits