Automating Azure VM with Runbooks and Webhooks

Today, I run all of my Windows-based production and development systems in Azure or Office 365. For development environments, you want to have these running on-demand to optimize costs and, for those who can, make the mot of the credits included in your MSDN subscription. I did spend a lot of money this year when I forgot to turn off my dev farm over a weekend, so I wrote a PowerShell script to automate the process.

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