Azure Billing

Define margin markup per subscription

Partners can grant access to Azure subscriptions to their customers and use markup feature to define the cost for the usage.

Customer will see the azure bill and estimates as actual cost + your margin combined.

Azure Spend Estimates till date

C3 comes with an efficient engine that uses the Azure rate card and the usage data to determine the estimated cost per subscription group / subscription / resource with aggregation by resource group / month and day.

The estimates produced helps customers keep tabs on the spend and optimize resource usage effectively without having to wait until Microsoft generates an invoice for the Partner that includes the usage information by customer and by subscription.

Monitor and get notified on spend

Define thresholds in order to monitor the Azure usage against a subscription or a group of subscriptions

Robust notification mechanism helping customer users subscribe to notifications when a particular threshold is met or exceeded

Onboard both CSP & Non-CSP subscriptions

C3 can download Azure subscriptions of customers that already exist in Partner Center. The system helps you look at usage information, unbilled usage and lets Partners as well as customers (access driven by configuration) manage Azure subscriptions.

C3 allows Partners to add “known non-CSP” subscriptions too(EA/PAYG/BizSpark). Once onboarded, C3 provides a unified experience over the management of Azure subscriptions irrespective of it being a CSP or a non-CSP based Azure subscription.

Usage history & spend trend analytics

C3 offers a viewer over historical usage information by subscription. This detail helps analyze the trend in the spend.

Rich analytics offered out-of-the-box help customers analyze, monitor and optimize the usage and resources in Azure.

Audit & Azure RBAC

An intuitive user interface allows Partners / Customers to control access to Azure subscriptions.

An intuitive user interface allows Partners / Customers to control access to Azure subscriptions.

Manage Azure Reserved Instances

Azure Reserved Instances help save money by pre-paying for one year or three years ahead and thus qualify for discounts on the VMs used. With the support for management of CSP as well as non-CSP subscriptions, C3 offers support to manage Azure Reserved instances too.