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    May 2019

    May 31

    Azure Monitor for VMs is now available in West US 2

    Azure Monitor for VMs is now available in West US 2. Around the world, it's available in seven public regions.

    • Azure Monitor
    • Virtual Machines
    • Virtual Machine Scale Sets
    • Compliance
    • Features
    • Management
    • Regions & Datacenters
    May 31

    Log Analytics Agent for Linux 1.10 now available

    The Log Analytics Agent for Linux v1.10 release is available, and contains important stability and reliability improvements.

    • Azure Monitor
    • Management
    May 30

    Azure Monitor for VMs has a new data set for bound ports

    The VMBoundPort data set is now available for Azure Monitor for VMs customers in all supported Log Analytics workspace regions, including East US and West Europe.

    • Azure Monitor
    • Virtual Machines
    • Virtual Machine Scale Sets
    • Features
    • Management
    • Security
    May 30

    Azure Monitor AIOps alerts with Dynamic Thresholds is now generally available

    With Dynamic Thresholds you no longer need to manually identify and set thresholds for alerts. The alert rule leverages advanced Machine Learning (ML) capabilities to learn metrics' historical behavior, identify patterns and anomalies that indicate possible service issues.

    • Azure Monitor
    • Features
    • Management
    • Microsoft Build
    May 28

    Application Change Analysis for Azure Monitor is now in public preview

    Change Analysis public preview with integration into App Services Diagnose and solve problems tool.

    • Azure Monitor
    • App Service
    • Features
    • Services
    May 24

    Application Insights Availability in US West Region

    Application Insights is now available in US West region.

    • Azure Monitor
    • Application Insights
    • Regions & Datacenters
    • Services
    May 22

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

    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
    May 21

    Azure Monitor classic alerts retirement date extended to August 31st, 2019

    Azure Monitor classic alerts retirement date which was originally scheduled for June 30th, 2019 is being extended to August 31st, 2019 to provide customers more time to voluntarily migrate their classic alerts. You can migrate your classic alerts today using the migration tool. After August 31st, 2019 we will perform an automatic migration on your behalf.

    • Azure Monitor
    • Alerts
    • Application Insights
    • Features
    • Management
    • Retirements
    May 21

    Azure log integration tool deprecation

    Azure log integration (AzLog) tool will be deprecated on June 15, 2019.

    • Azure Monitor
    • Management
    • Retirements
    • Security
    May 18

    Azure Monitor Dynamic Threshold meter name change

    Effective July 1, 2019, the meter name for Dynamic Threshold feature in Azure Monitor will change.

    • Azure Monitor
    • Services
    May 8

    Azure Monitor BUILD 2019 updates

    Azure Monitor is launching a number of exciting features including end to end AKS monitoring, granular RBAC for logs, intelligent and scalable alerts, a new application change analysis capability and more.

    • Azure Monitor
    • Features
    • Microsoft Build
    May 2

    Application Insights Availability in Azure US Gov Virginia Region

    Application Insights is now available in US Gov Virginia region.

    • Azure Monitor
    • Application Insights
    • Regions & Datacenters
    • Services

    April 2019

    Apr 30

    General availability: Azure Log Analytics in CENTRAL US, EAST US 2, EAST ASIA, WEST US and SOUTH CENTRAL US

    CENTRAL US, EAST US 2, EAST ASIA, WEST US, & SOUTH Central US regions are now GA for customers to start collecting telemetry and analyze their services for health and usage by using Azure Log Analytics.

    • Azure Monitor
    • Regions & Datacenters
    Apr 22

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

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

    • Azure Monitor
    • Alerts
    • Management
    • Services
    Apr 22

    General Availability: Azure Monitor for containers is now available in Azure China

    Azure Monitor for containers is now general available in Azure China.

    • Azure Monitor
    • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
    • Management
    • Regions & Datacenters
    • Services
    Apr 18

    General Availability: Application Insights is now available in East Asia and East US 2

    Azure Application Insights is now available in East Asia and East US 2.

    • Azure Monitor
    • Application Insights
    • Regions & Datacenters
    • Services
    Apr 3

    Public preview: Azure Log Analytics in CENTRAL US, EAST US 2, EAST ASIA, WEST US, & SOUTH Central US

    CENTRAL US, EAST US 2, EAST ASIA, WEST US, & SOUTH Central US are now Public Preview for customers to start collecting telemetry and analyze their services for health and usage using Azure Log Analytics.

    • Azure Monitor
    • Regions & Datacenters
    Apr 3

    General availability: Azure Log Analytics in France Central, Korea Central, North Europe

    France Central, Korea Central, and North Europe regions are now GA for customers to start collecting telemetry and analyze their services for health and usage by using Azure Log Analytics.

    • Azure Monitor
    • Regions & Datacenters

    March 2019

    Mar 28

    New tool available to migrate from classic monitoring alerts

    Classic alerts are scheduled to retire, and now you can automatically migrate them to the new Azure Monitor platform.

    • Azure Monitor
    • Alerts (Classic)
    • Application Insights
    • Compliance
    • Management
    • Retirements
    • Services
    Mar 25

    IoT Hub supports new Azure Monitor metric alerts

    Announcing the new Azure Monitor metric alerts in IoT Hub. These new metric alerts are faster and more flexible than the older classic alerts, and they're also easier to set up.

    • Azure IoT Hub
    • Azure Monitor
    • Features
    • Retirements

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