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December 2021

8 Dec

Azure Monitor containers insights preview version for Azure Red Hat OpenShift v4.x will be retired by 31 May 2022

Target retirement date: May 31, 2022

Transition to Container Insights by 31 May 2022.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Azure Arc enabled Kubernetes
  • Azure Red Hat OpenShift
  • Retirements
2 Dec

Public preview: Measure product effectiveness with new user analytics experience in Application Insights

IN PREVIEW

A new experience based on Google’s “HEART framework” helps you measure product effectiveness.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
1 Dec

Public preview: Azure Monitor action rules are now 'alert processing rules'

IN PREVIEW

We are enhancing the preview of alert processing rules with capabilities for richer at-scale management.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
1 Dec

General availability: Audit Logs of Azure Monitor log queries

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Monitor logs is announcing a new capability to collect audit logs about query execution

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
1 Dec

General availability: New capabilities in Network Watcher Diagnostic tools to evaluate AVNM Security rules

NOW AVAILABLE

Through updates to Network Watcher Diagnostic tools, you now have the ability to view and evaluate AVNM security rules in addition to the existing support of NSG security rules.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features

November 2021

23 Nov

Public preview: New SAP HANA telemetry in AMS

IN PREVIEW

SAP HANA license status, delta merges, and more telemetry now available in Azure Monitor for SAP Solutions.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
10 Nov

Application Insights auto-instrumentation for .NET6 App Services

NOW AVAILABLE

With the release of .NET 6.0, Application Insights is offering day-zero auto-instrumentation support for it on Azure App Services

  • App Service
  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
2 Nov

General availability: Azure Monitor container insights for Azure Arc enabled Kubernetes

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Monitor container insights for Azure Arc enabled Kubernetes is now generally available. You can now monitor all Kubernetes, AKS or non-AKS through container insights.

  • Azure Arc
  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
  • Microsoft Ignite
2 Nov

General availability: New troubleshooting experiences in Network Insights for VPN Gateway & Azure Firewall

NOW AVAILABLE

Rich insights for additional networking resources in Azure Monitor.

  • Azure Monitor
  • VPN Gateway
  • Azure Firewall
  • Features
  • Security
  • Microsoft Ignite
2 Nov

Public preview: Manage your Log Analytics data export rules in Azure portal

IN PREVIEW

Data export rules in Azure Monitor log analytics can now be configured and managed directly via Azure Portal with ease.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
  • Microsoft Ignite
2 Nov

General availability: Log Analytics Workspace Insights in Azure Monitor

NOW AVAILABLE

Log Analytics Workspace Insights provides rich insights on usage, performance, health, agents, queries, and a change log.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
  • Microsoft Ignite
2 Nov

General availability: EventHub action in Azure Monitor action groups

NOW AVAILABLE

The new EventHub action enhances your alert configuration capabilities.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
  • Microsoft Ignite
2 Nov

Public preview: Azure Monitor OpenTelemetry Exporters

IN PREVIEW

Azure Monitor OpenTelemetry Exporters provide a vendor-neutral way to instrument your application and send telemetry to Application Insights.

  • Azure Monitor
  • SDK and Tools
  • Open Source
  • Microsoft Ignite
2 Nov

Public preview: Metrics and Metric alerts for Azure Backup

IN PREVIEW

Azure Backup now provides built-in metrics to enable you to monitor the health of your backups and write custom alert rules on these metrics.

  • Azure Backup
  • Azure Monitor
  • Management
  • Microsoft Ignite

October 2021

27 Oct

General availability: Azure Data Explorer Insights

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Data Explorer Insights provides comprehensive monitoring of your clusters by delivering a unified view of your cluster performance, usage, ingestion operations, cache, and more.

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Azure Monitor
  • Services
  • Management
25 Oct

Azure Monitor Log Analytics and Application Insights support for Availability Zones is now generally available in West US 2

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Monitor Log Analytics and Application Insights are now support Availability Zones capability in West US 2.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Log Analytics
  • Application Insights
  • Management
  • Features
21 Oct

General availability: Azure Log Analytics in West US 3, Korea South, and Canada East

IN PREVIEW

Log Analytics, a feature of Azure Monitor, is now generally available for customers to start collecting telemetry and analyzing their services for health and usage in West US 3, Korea South, and Canada East.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Regions & Datacenters
13 Oct

General availability: Azure Monitor application insights in Azure Spring Cloud

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure is making it easier to observe Java Spring Boot workloads running on Azure Spring Cloud with application insights.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Azure Spring Cloud
  • Features
8 Oct

General availability: Azure Monitor container insights portal experience update

NOW AVAILABLE

Refreshed experience with accessibility updates and new reliable recommended alerts & metrics for monitoring your container resources.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Services

September 2021

22 Sep

Public preview: Distributed tracing for Java apps on Azure Functions Linux

IN PREVIEW

Distributed tracing for Java apps on Azure Functions can now be enabled through Azure portal. This integration provides additional insights into end-to-end transactions that were not previously supported, completes the application map, which aggregates many transactions to show a topological view your system, and lets you detect and diagnose performance bottlenecks.

  • Azure Functions
  • Azure Monitor
  • Features

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