Traditionally, resource utility calculation for the single-tenant environment would be a straightforward job for enterprises and service providers. However, when it comes to multi-tenant environments, it becomes a challenging task.
Cloud Assert Billing for Azure Stack offers a flexible resource consumption-based billing solution integrated within the Azure Stack portal to enable true pay-as-you-billing, invoices and payments. With Cloud Assert Billing for Azure Stack, Enterprise service administrators, Service providers and Microsoft Cloud Solution Provider (CSP) partners can define multiple pricing models within Azure Stack for all available services, resource meters, plans and offers. The solution is also extensible to support billing for resources residing outside of Azure Stack (e.g., VMware, System Center / Hyper-V).
Configuring a pricing profile via Hybr Billing
Configuring a Metered Resource in Azure Stack
Invoice overview - Admin Portal in Azure Stack
Virtual network adapters (NICs) can configure for a virtual machine by creating a virtual machine manager (VMM) hardware profile.
As a Gold Partner with Microsoft, Cloud Assert anticipates easing their customers with their Usage and Billing solution for Azure Stack.
VConnect is a centralized virtual machine management platform that enables a way to integrate VMware VCenter with Azure Stack to have a unified cloud experience
For the enterprises, choosing a hybrid cloud platform is a hard proposition. Microsoft addressed it with Azure Stack (an extension of Microsoft’s Azure cloud)