The Start/Stop VMs during off-hours solution starts and stops your Azure virtual machines on user-defined schedules, provides insights through Azure Log Analytics, and sends optional emails by using action groups. It supports both Azure Resource Manager and classic VMs for most scenarios.
This solution provides a decentralized automation option for users who want to reduce their costs by using serverless, low-cost resources. With this solution, you can:
This is a great new feature that previously was possible utilizing Automation Accounts with some custom scripting, but now can be done much easier. This feature will allow customer to save money each month to start VMs when they are need, such as only during business hours, and allow them to shutdown outside business hours.