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Estimating One-time and Recurring Costs for Microsoft Azure

Cost has the greatest influence on cloud solutions. This course will equip Azure solution architects with the skills to confidently estimate costs in real-world cloud migration projects.
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(15)
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Dec 10, 2018
Duration
1h 38m
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Description
Course info
Rating
(15)
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Dec 10, 2018
Duration
1h 38m
Description

The most frequent question fired at Azure solution architects is “how much will it cost to move to the cloud?” In this course, Estimating One-time and Recurring Costs for Microsoft Azure, you will gain the ability to answer that question in real-world scenarios. First, you will learn how to estimate costs involved with connection and workload migration. Next, you will discover the logic behind selection of product size and pricing estimates. Finally, you will explore how to include third-party components and plan for future growth. When you are finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge of Azure cost estimation needed to ensure your pricing proposals for cloud migration have the best prospects for stakeholder approval.

About the author
About the author

Phil Evershed, is a Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert with over 20 years' IT industry experience. Today, Phil is focused on helping organizations make successful cloud transition.

Section Introduction Transcripts
Section Introduction Transcripts

Course Overview
Hi everyone! My name is Phil Evershed. Welcome to my course, Estimating One-Time and Recurring Costs for Microsoft Azure. I'm an independent solution architect helping a wide variety of organizations make a successful transition to the Microsoft Cloud. The most frequent question fired at Azure solution architects is, "How much will this cost? " In this course, you will learn how to answer that question in real-world scenarios. You'll explore the logic behind decisions on product selection and pricing estimates. The major topics covered include costs for establishing network connectivity, pricing for the migration of workloads, making the right choice from the many available product sizes, including important third-party elements, and planning for future growth. By the end of this course, you'll be able to turn business and technical requirements into real figures providing stakeholders with a complete view of the one-time and recurring costs for your Microsoft Azure solutions. From here, you'll feel comfortable diving into Microsoft Azure architect courses focused on design and optimization. I hope you'll join me on this journey learning how to confidently plan Azure solutions with the Estimating One-Time and Recurring Costs for Microsoft Azure course, at Pluralsight.