Microsoft has recently announced the general availability release of the latest Charge and Consumption APIs for the enterprise users of Azure. The Enterprise customers of Microsoft Azure can utilize these APIs to access the charge and usage data which can be of use for Azure and the Marketplace resources. The Consumption and Charge APIs are something which is going to give the organizations, an ability to gain deeper insights. The support for both Custom date ranges and the billing periods have been increased because of the advancements in the Usage details and the Marketplace Store Charge APIs. Authorities have decided to continue the operations being run by the prevailing API till December 4. After the mentioned date, the services from this API will be deprecated.
Details and Features of the APIs:
Apart from the abovementioned APIs, there is another one known as the Billing Period API and this API is used to return the billing periods with respect to data consumption against every enrollment. The data is sorted in a chronological order and it can be dealt with easily after the whole file has been generated. Microsoft is working on providing these APIs in the form a proper API set so that it can be utilized in the right way. In coming days, the developers will find many advancements in Microsoft Azure.