Azure Advisor calculations

Philip Ludvigsen 11 Reputation points
2022-11-16T09:43:53.48+00:00

How does Azure Advisor calculate the recommended quantity of reservations for VMs? Several of the suggested recommendations are for VMs that are currently not deployed in the environment.

E.g.:
Recommended quantity: 5
Currently deployed virtual machines: 0
Standard_B2ms virtual machines in norwayeast

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  1. dkrishnaveni-MSFT 1,951 Reputation points Microsoft Employee
    2022-11-16T09:50:04.247+00:00

    Hello,

    Please refer the below documentation that details on how Azure advisor recommends RI.

    https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/cost-management-billing/reservations/reserved-instance-purchase-recommendations

    Regards
    Divya