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May 2019

May 22

Now available: PowerShell cmdlets for Azure Monitor metric and log alerts

NOW AVAILABLE

PowerShell cmdlets for new metric alerts and log alerts are now available. This release improves the management of alert rules by providing cmdlets to create, update, delete and list new metric alerts. Similarly, new cmdlets are available for creating, updating, deleting and listing log alerts for both Log Analytics and Application Insights.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Application Insights
  • Alerts
  • Features
  • Management
  • Services

April 2019

Apr 22

General Availability: New Azure Monitor alerts experience available in Azure Government

NOW AVAILABLE

New Azure Monitor alerts experience is now available in Azure Government.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Alerts
  • Management
  • Services

February 2019

Feb 21

Azure Monitor status blog is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Monitor Status blog provides timely updates on the health of Azure Monitor products (Application Insights, Log Analytics, Service Map, Azure Alerts).

  • Azure Monitor
  • Log Analytics
  • Application Insights
  • Alerts
  • Services
Feb 1

Extend alerts created in the Azure Government cloud's OMS portal to Azure

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Government customers who use the OMS portal can now extend their log query–based alerts to the Azure portal.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Log Analytics
  • Alerts
  • Compliance
  • Management
  • Retirements
  • Services

October 2018

Oct 23

Classic alerts in Azure Monitor to retire in June 2019

Target retirement date: August 31, 2019

The classic alerting and monitoring functionality in Azure Monitor is scheduled for retirement.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Alerts (Classic)
  • Alerts
  • Metrics
  • Application Insights
  • Compliance
  • Management
  • Retirements
  • Services
Oct 18

General availability: Metric alerts for logs

NOW AVAILABLE

Metric alerts for logs are generally available, enabling use of metric alerts for popular logs ingested by Log Analytics workspaces.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Log Analytics
  • Alerts
  • Features
  • Management
  • Services

July 2018

Jul 26

Public preview: Metric alerts for logs

IN PREVIEW

Metric alerts for logs are now in public preview, with no signup or enablement process.

  • Alerts
  • Azure Monitor
  • Log Analytics
  • Features
  • Management

June 2018

Jun 16

Start/Stop VMs during off-hours in Azure Automation has been updated

Start/Stop VMs during off-hours in Azure Automation has been updated in the areas of email functionality, dependent modules, and runbooks.

  • Alerts
  • Automation
  • Gallery

May 2018

May 22

General availability: Log alerts for Application Insights

NOW AVAILABLE

Log alerts for Application Insights are generally available as part of Azure Monitor.

  • Alerts
  • Application Insights
  • Features
  • Management
May 18

Public preview: Query across applications in log alerts

IN PREVIEW

Cross-app query support is in preview, as part of log alerts for Application Insights.

  • Alerts
  • Application Insights
  • Features
  • Management

April 2018

Apr 13

Alerts created in the Operations Management Suite portal can extend into Azure

Alert rules created in the OMS portal can now extend into Azure to take advantage of the new Azure alerts experience. Monitoring isn't affected, and there's no downtime.

  • Alerts
  • Log Analytics
  • Services

May 2017

May 10

Introducing the Azure app (preview)

IN PREVIEW

With the Azure mobile app, you can check status and critical metrics of your Azure resources, get notifications and alerts, and perform simple operations to resolve common issues.

  • Alerts
  • API Management
  • App Service
  • Azure Monitor
  • Logic Apps
  • Content Delivery Network
  • Cloud Services
  • HDInsight
  • Scheduler
  • Azure Stream Analytics
  • Virtual Machines
  • Virtual Machine Scale Sets
  • Azure DevOps
  • Web Apps
  • Management

May 2016

May 23

Run your own custom Automation tasks in response to VM alerts

When you create an alert rule on an Azure virtual machine, you can run your own custom task when the alert is triggered. New alert remediation tasks are also available.

  • Alerts
  • Automation
  • Virtual Machines
  • Features
  • Management
  • Services

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