You have a Microsoft Azure SQL Data Warehouse instance that must be available six months a day for reporting.
You need to pause the compute resources when the instance is not being used.
Solution: You use SQL Server Configuration Manager.
Does the solution meet the goal? https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/sql-data-warehouse/sql-data-warehouse-manage-compute-overview
To pause a SQL Data Warehouse database, use any of these individual methods.
Pause compute with Azure portal
Pause compute with PowerShell
Pause compute with REST APIs