Azure cost intelligence for engineering teams

Reduce manual monitoring, build cost-optimized infrastructure, and lower your Azure bill with ShareGate Overcast’s Azure cost management platform.

ShareGate products are trusted by over 25,000 IT professionals worldwide.

Empower your team with the Azure insights they need

ShareGate Overcast analyzes your Azure costs and usage data, automatically identifies cost issues, and gives you the insights and context you need to fix problems fast and make cost-efficient engineering decisions.

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Explore savings recommendations

Reduce waste and rightsize your resources with optimization recommendations for your tenant or for specific products, features, or teams.

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Detect cost anomalies

Be aware of unusual spikes in your Azure spending so you can address the issue before it gets out of control.

ShareGate Overcast let's you set alerts for when your forecasted to bust your Azure budget

Forecast upcoming costs and set budgets

Prevent overspending with budgets and AI-powered cost forecasting that takes your historical usage, seasonality, and holiday effects into consideration.

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Identify top cost drivers and variations

Quickly see which subscriptions, resource groups, and resources have the greatest impact on your costs—no spreadsheet or scripts required.

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Map costs to products, features and teams

Create custom views of your subscriptions and resource groups to understand how your costs are distributed across your business.

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Receive alerts and notifications

With periodic email digests, as well as forecast, budget, and anomaly alerts, you can be confident that if something’s not right in your environment, you’ll be the first to know.

5 easy steps to managing and optimizing your Azure infrastructure

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STEP 1: GET VISIBILITY OVER YOUR AZURE COSTS

Understand what’s changed, why,
and who’s responsible

ShareGate Overcast automatically shows cost variations in your environment that require your attention. Easily explain what’s going on and skip sifting through layers of data to find your answers.

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Spot misconfigurations, bugs, and anomalies more easily

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Explore cost breakdowns to find the source of your spending changes

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Find out who’s responsible—we use your Azure activity logs to identify an admin

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STEP 2: OPTIMIZE YOUR AZURE RESOURCES

Uncover opportunities
to lower your Azure bill

ShareGate Overcast shows you where you’re potentially overspending so you can reduce waste and rightsize your resources to save money.

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Receive personalized cost savings recommendations based on our daily scans of your environment

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Explore monthly cost variations to identify further optimization opportunities

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Fix cost anomalies promptly and avoid unpleasant surprises at the end of the month

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STEP 3: PERFORM EFFECTIVE INVESTIGATIONS

Fix issues faster with deep engineering contextual data

Simplify your troubleshooting by connecting cost to cause. ShareGate Overcast automatically provides you the information you need to launch your cost investigations in the right direction.

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Immediately see the affected resource, resource type, group, and subscription

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View the last action taken on the resource and who took it

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Identify the meter at the source of the issue to help you figure out what changed

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STEP 4: ANALYZE YOUR AZURE COSTS

Understand the cost of building and running your products
and services

Create custom views to understand how your costs are distributed across specific products, features, deployment environments, business units, or teams—whatever makes sense for how your business is structured.

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Explain your Azure spending to upper management in an easy-to-digest format

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Understand how engineering decisions affect your bottom line

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Show the ROI of your Azure cloud spend to your boss and other decision makers

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STEP 5: SHARE AZURE COST ACCOUNTABILITY

Make cost management
everyone’s job

Azure cost management should not be just one person’s burden. ShareGate Overcast allows you to have unlimited users, so your whole engineering team can be on the same page.

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Help your team understand how their daily engineering decisions affect costs

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Provide the intelligence and context your team needs to troubleshoot problems faster

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Make everyone more accountable for the resources they create and maintain

The ShareGate difference

We built ShareGate Overcast to make your life easier, so you can spend your time where it counts—building great software and infrastructure for your business.

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Time saving
insights

Pulling reports and building dashboards are things of the past. Get the answers you’re looking for in a few minutes instead of spending hours analyzing
data yourself.

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Proactive cost management

Get visibility into what’s coming your way with AI-backed insights to avoid surprises on your Azure bill. If something’s off, you’ll be the first
to know.

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Simplified troubleshooting

Get the engineering contextual data you need to explain what’s going on and resolve issues fast so you can keep costs under control.

Reduce your Azure bill
without spending anything.

See all your potential cost savings during your free trial!

Stop wasting money in Azure: Attend our webinar to build an efficient Azure cost management strategy for your business