Cloud Cover: Ep. 131 - Developing against the Monitoring Alerts Autoscale and Metrics API
In this episode Chris Risner and Nick Harris are joined by Stephen Siciliano, Sr Program Manager on Windows Azure. In this episode Stephen and Chris demonstrate the Windows Azure Monitoring Service API which provides operations to retrieve and configure monitoring metrics, alerts, and autoscale rules for your Windows Azure services. Windows Azure Monitoring Services Management Library NuGet How to use the MetricsClient to retrieve and list metric definitions and values How to use the AlertsClient to retrieve and list alert rules and incidents How to use the AlertsClient to create and alert How to use the AutoscaleClient to get an autoscale setting for a website How to use the AutoscaleClient to autoscale on metrics not available in the portal i.e custom metrics or any other metric.