Azure Cost management

As recognised industry experts IG CloudOps can lower your Azure cloud infrastructure costs. Our certified consultants will advise you on the best solution for your business and provide the support and technology you need to manage your spend more effectively. Our range of services includes:

  • AI monitoring for cost optimisation & performance recommendations
  • Automated scaling of resources in your cloud infrastructure
  • Dashboards provide clear, reliable and concise information on cost recommendations
  • Manage cloud infrastructure across data centres / regions
  • Full support from our cloud management platform (CloudOps)

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Why choose IG CloudOps to manage your Azure cost?

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Case study: Vigo Software

Utilising CloudOps to monitor Azure and reduce cloud infrastructure costs while maintaining performance.

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We have the hard-won knowledge from working with hundreds of Azure deployments for over a decade. We can be bolted on to your existing team to provide support and advice as we have done for many customers. 

From architecture and implementation to support, management, maintenance, and upgrades, we provide the whole life cycle of Azure services. We also spend time working with a variety of AWS and Azure deployments around the world, ensuring that we are always up to date on the newest developments.

We have then put this knowledge into our CloudOps software to allow us to scale our knowledge across hundreds of Azure tenants. 

As a certified Azure partner, IG CloudOps ensures you get the maximum ROI from your cloud deployment and have the infrastructure which will support your immediate and long-term business objectives.

How we work

As Microsoft Azure accredited cloud consultants, our team provide a range of management services coupled with cost and resource analysis to help monitor and control your spending, reducing ongoing subscription costs by up to 20%. We do this by using our by our cloud management software (CloudOps)

Azure pricing

Your Azure price is determined by the deployment you specify and use including virtual machines and data storage.  It is simple to provision new machines to fulfil short term needs.  If these are overlooked or not retired correctly, costs can quickly escalate.

At IG CloudOps, we offer a range of spend management services tailored for your business needs which provide:

  • 24/7 monitoring of cloud resource consumption
  • Continuous cost optimisation
  • Identification of redundant or under-utilised resources 
  • Measuring workloads to schedule resources as required
  • Keeping up to date with Microsoft Azure changes that will make your Azure cloud more efficient and cost effective


Our in-house developed CloudOps software is a fully functional cloud management solution that will help you track, monitor, gain insights and control costs for your Azure infrastructure. 

It can help you manage your spending and deliver more accurate financial reporting to help you grow.

  • Itemised cloud billing for cloud infrastructure grouped by containers you assign to make it relevant to your organisation
  • Consumption data for resource use
  • Improved cloud management tools
  • Support & advisory included

All of our cloud services are underpinned by our CloudOps software which allows us to deliver a wide range of services through automation.

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IG CloudOps is your Azure cost management partner – reducing cloud costs and improving performance

We understand the challenges your business faces. Your cloud infrastructure is at the heart of your business which is why we have developed CloudOps which delivers a complete performance and support package for your business.

We provide an always-on cloud management solution that ensures infrastructure performance, minimises costs, and is ready to tackle your future problems with IG CloudOps as part of your team. CloudOps combines all of the operations, processes, and capabilities you'd expect from a cloud support relationship while also proactively assisting your organisation at no extra expense.

Further savings – Our team optimises your costs and performance using our own bespoke software and analysing configurations to reduce costs.

By choosing IG CloudOps as your Azure partner you will benefit from:

Build & operate workloads following best practices

Monitoring, incident management, reporting, change management

24/7 alerting and reporting

Full infrastructure and environment automation

Access to expert Azure architects and support engineers

Guaranteed cost savings and performance improvements

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What do our customers say?

“The IG CloudOps culture of approachable professionalism has been a great match with my team."

"Also, their ‘can do’ attitude with a pragmatic approach to problems has enabled us to move our product roadmap forward.”

Dan Frost
Managing Director at Adaptive

"Moving our Azure resources over to IG CloudOps was our main initial concern, but their skill and regular communication ensured the process went smoothly." 

"Unlike other companies we've spoken to, we felt unrushed and that they fully understood our business specific concerns."

Tom Gullen
Founder, Scirra Ltd

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“IG CloudOps had the knowledge and expertise we needed and they were able to demonstrate how they would support our development team quickly and efficiently through their cloud management solution, CloudOps.”

“Working with IG CloudOps has helped us to ensure that as we grow our infrastructure is supported fully and can deliver the results our customers expect.“

Steve Stringer
Software Architect at Oak Software