What do you do when you want to run a Virtual Machine to do a job but you don’t mind when that job happens? Wouldn’t it be good if that could be super cheap. With Azure Spot VMs, you can buy spare capacity in Microsoft Azure to run your workloads. When Microsoft need the capacity back, the VM stops.
The CSP model has been popular in Microsoft Azure and with the addition of Cost Management for CSP uncovered in this post, it just got better for customers and for partners.
It’s important that you are managing costs in Microsoft Azure because when public cloud is so easy to consume, you want to be sure that you understand what you are paying for and what it’s going to cost you.