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New RBAC roles for Azure savings plan for compute now available



With Azure savings plan for compute organizations can reduce their usage cost by up to 65% off list pay-as-you-go rates, by making an hourly spend commitment for 1 or 3 years. This is a powerful cost savings offering. Today, we are pleased to announce the availability of 3 new tenant-level, role-based access control (RBAC) roles - Savings plan purchaser, Savings plan administrator and Savings plan reader, that enable organizations to delegate who can purchase, manage, and view savings plans. * **Savings plan purchaser** can [purchase](, [manage ]( [analyze]( savings plans in their Microsoft Entra tenant (directory) * This role enables users who do not have billing admin or subscription owner roles to purchase savings plans - either as a new purchase or as part of a [reservation trade-in]( * Organizations can limit savings plan purchases to only billing admins by disabling the _Azure Savings Plan_ policy in the Azure portal. Learn more [here]( * **Savings plan administrator** can manage savings plans in their directory. * **Savings plan reader** has read-only access to savings plans in their directory. * Pricing & Offerings