Azure TCO Calculator

The Azure TCO calculator allows customers to compare on-premises infrastructure costs to potential Azure costs and to estimate the savings they could realize by migrating their application workloads to Microsoft Azure. Let us know if you have any suggestions, ideas or feedback based on your experience using the TCO calculator.
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    • ARM template upload

      Allow to upload the ARM template for resource group and then ask other attributes like CPU, bandwidth separately

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      • Compute Bulk Import Costs

        Do the [MAPS] bulk import costs include the storage associated with the imported VMs? (I note the disk sizes reported in the bulk output file)
        If not, perhaps you could allow bulk import into the storage field also; otherwise I have hundreds of individual lines to enter...

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          No, the MAP import only supports completion of the Compute section. The Storage section in the TCO Calculator is an aggregate storage number across all your VMs. As a workaround, you could sum all of the disk sizes that are reported in the MAP file and enter that into the TCO Calculator.

        • Will the Bulk Import feature import Cloudamize Data?

          Will the Bulk Import feature import Cloudamize Data?

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          • the ability to enter storage size / IOPS for VMs

            currently it is not possible to enter the storage size / IOPS requirement for VMs

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              This is a good request and we will evaluate. As you can tell, our model is driven by cores/memory requirements alone. Adding IOPS as another driving factor is something we’ll prioritize based on popularity/votes for this feature.

            • Improve the diagnostics

              Saying “Input string was not in a correct format. Click here for help.” without at least indicating the row is very poor. Since there is no verbose mode it is impossible to troubleshoot. I know that the file format is correct because when I truncate the file to 1,3 and 5 rows of data it works fine. My file is attached.

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