Which task can you perform by using Azure Advisor

What is Azure Advisor

In this Azure tutorial, we will discuss which task can you perform by using Azure Advisor?, and about Azure Advisor, Azure Advisor provides recommendations.

Which task can you perform by using Azure Advisor?

It provides different recommendations to optimize your Azure Resources regarding Security, performance, reliability, cost, Operational Excellence, etc.

You can quickly estimate the costs of an Azure solution.

It helps you provide different recommendations on the best usage of your Azure resources.

Azure Advisor provides recommendations on

Well, Azure Advisor provides recommendations for different services like Azure Cosmos DB, Virtual Machines, Azure Data Factory, App services, Azure Database for SQL servers, PostgreSQL, SQL servers, Azure Synapse Analytics, Storage accounts, Application Gateway, etc.

It provides suggestions on how to save a lot on a running virtual machine, how to configure the network settings, the best suggestions to improve the security of your Azure Active Directory environment, etc.

Related Queries

Below are a few questions about the Azure Advisor recommendations that might confuse you. Let me clear up your confusion.

Azure Advisor provides recommendations on how to improve the security of an ad environment

No such recommendations from Azure advisor.

Azure Advisor provides recommendations on how to improve the security of an Azure Active Directory

No such recommendations.

Azure Advisor provides recommendations on how to improve the security of an Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) environment.

No such recommendations.

Azure Advisor provides recommendations on how to improve security

Yes, it provides recommendations on how to improve the security of your Azure resources.

Azure Advisor has the ability to provide recommendations for Azure expressroute.

Yes. It can provide recommendations for the Azure express route.

What are the different types of Azure Advisor recommendations?

Azure Advisor can show you different types of recommendations, and those are below.

Cost: Azure Advisor will help you identify the less utilized and idle resources. Utilizing this type of recommendation can save a lot of costs for your Azure resources.

It will show you the list of different resources that are highly impacted, Medium impacted, and low impacted resources.

Security: Azure Advisor will make sure there are no threats and vulnerabilities activities. It will list down the highly impacted, medium impacted, and low impacted Azure resources regarding security.

Based on the recommendations provided by the Azure Advisor, you can fix those issues immediately.

Reliability: By following these Azure Advisor recommendations, you will ensure that your Azure resources and critical applications are highly available and will not affect your business.

Performance: The Azure Advisor recommendations will help you boost the performance of your critical applications. If you are following the correct recommendations, it will show you that you are following all of our performance recommendations.

Operational Excellence: The operational excellence recommendations from Azure Advisor help you properly manage your Azure resources and get the best practices for your deployments.

Note: You can see the categories above from the Azure Advisor dashboard. Click on each of the categories for more details.

What are the different types of azure advisor recommendations

Azure Advisor

Azure Advisor is a cloud consultant who guides you on the best use of your Azure resources. It analyzes the configurations of your Azure resources and then suggests different solutions in terms of performance, security, etc, based on the situation.

Read: Azure Advisor vs Azure Monitor

How to access Azure Advisor?

You can quickly access the Azure Advisor from the Azure Portal itself. You just need to follow the below information.

  1. Log in to Azure Portal.
  2. Click on the Portal menu from the top left of your screen, then click on the Advisor option from the left navigation.
How to access Azure Advisor

Or,

Once logged in to the Azure Portal, you can search for “Advisor” and then click on the search result Advisor.

which task can you perform by using azure advisor

Azure Advisor: FAQs

Well, let’s discuss a few frequently asked questions on Azure Advisor.

Does Azure advisor estimate cost?

Yes, you can get the cost details by accessing the Cost tab on your Azure Advisor dashboard.

Does Azure Advisor provide security recommendations?

Yes, Azure Advisor provides you with different security recommendations. You can see those recommendations by clicking on the Security tab from the Azure Advisor dashboard.

Behind the scenes, it gives you security recommendations with the help of Microsoft Defender for the cloud.

How does Azure Advisor enhance the security of your account?

It is well integrated with Azure Security Center to protect your account from security threats.

Is Azure Advisor free?

You can get the recommendations at no additional cost.

Azure Advisor can generate a list of Azure Virtual Machines that are protected by Azure Backup?

No

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Wrapping Up

Well, in this article, we have discussed Which task can you perform by using Azure Advisor? and all about Azure Advisor. I hope you have enjoyed this article !!!