PaaS in DevTest Labs Autostart and Autostop

Rachael Thompson 1 Reputation point
2020-01-23T12:59:49.727+00:00

Hello,
I was wondering how to enable auto-start and auto-stop for PaaS environments in DevTest Labs? I have searched but cannot find any info, it appears the feature may only apply to VMs.

Is there a way to enable this feature for DevTest Labs or a suitable workaround perhaps using a runbook?

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  1. BhargaviAnnadevara-MSFT 5,331 Reputation points
    2020-01-24T03:19:31.453+00:00

    Hello @Rachael Thompson ,

    Thanks for reaching out!

    As mentioned in the official docs, #4:

    Azure PaaS resources can be provisioned in an environment from a Resource Manager template and appear in cost tracking. However, VM auto shutdown does not apply to PaaS resources.

    For additional information, please take a look at: Create multi-VM environments and PaaS resources with Azure Resource Manager templates

    Coming to workarounds, please describe your environment/requirement so we can evaluate and suggest accordingly.

    Hope this helps!

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