Generally available: Azure Monitor agent extension support for automatic upgrade extension feature
Published date: 02 February, 2022
Opt-in to new feature updates, security improvements, and bug fixes in the Azure Monitor agent (AMA). These have been rolled out automatically across your virtual machines for new and existing agent installations. Attend to important updates and security fixes by enabling the automatic extension upgrade feature.
The new opt-in experience is available for Azure virtual machines and scale sets on both Windows and Linux. Review the migration guidance to start migrating from Log Analytics agents to the new agent.