How To Enforce An Auto Shutdown Schedule Within An Azure DevTest Lab

One of the big selling points of the cloud is the ability to spin entire environments up, and tear them down again, on demand. We all understand this benefit, but how do you go about capitalizing on it? Specifically, you know you want to empower your developers with a self-service environment, but how can you make sure they don’t accidentally leave their massive, and therefore expensive, VMs running overnight… or even over the whole weekend?

In this snip, Josh demonstrates how enforce an automatic shutdown schedule across an Azure DevTest Lab, giving you piece of mind that the one stray VM you weren’t aware of isn’t left running and costing your organization unnecessarily.

Prerequisites include: An Azure account/subscription An Azure DevTest Lab