The Microsoft Azure Virtual Machine Optimization Assessment tool will automatically inspect your Virtual Machines running in Microsoft Azure. Optimize your investment in Azure with the prioritized recommendations provided.
According to Microsoft this software can be run from your local computer as well targeted the Azure. Detail information are as follows according to Microsoft web site,
“The Microsoft Azure Virtual Machine Optimization Assessment provides prioritized recommendations across six focus area to optimize your experience while running in Microsoft Azure. After a short questionnaire, automated data collection and analysis, a custom report is generated which provides you the information required to implement and understand the recommendations. Your report includes an executive summary and key recommendations which provide a high level view across the focus areas to help you manage and prioritize optimizing your environment. Viewing the detailed recommendations provides action areas within each focus area along with expert guidance and tailored to your environment. “
Download consist of application and brief Readme guide document. In the initial release this tool can assess AD, SQL and SharePoint. Hope this will be a growing list in the future.
You can download the tool from here.