Azure price reductions

Nice e-mail I got today - Azure prices are going down again. Expect to see almost a 50% price drop.

Announcing price reductions on Azure Block Blob Storage and Standard Memory Intensive Windows and Linux Virtual Machines (VMs)

Effective May 1, 2014, we are reducing prices of Block Blob Storage across all regions: up to 65 percent price reductions for Locally Redundant, up to 44 percent price reductions for Geographically Redundant and up to 44 percent price reductions for Read Access Geographically Redundant Storage types.

Effective May 1, we are also reducing the prices for Standard Memory Intensive VMs (A5 to A7) across all regions: up to 35 percent price reductions for Linux VMs and up to 27 percent price reductions for Windows VMs across all regions.

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Enjoy!