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Get started with Log Analytics

Follow the instructions below to create your OpInsights workspace and unleash your data from on premise and cloud assets.

Step 2 of 3

1. Sign in to Azure Portal

Click this link to sign in to your Microsoft Azure classic portal

2. Create your Log Analytics workspace

Within the Azure Portal, click the New’ button in the bottom-left corner

Choose ‘App Services’, then choose ‘Log Analytics’

Select ‘Quick Create’

Create a new account, enter a unique workspace name and a region, and click the ‘Create Workspace’ button in the bottom-right corner

Once created, in the Quick Start view, under Get Started click the link ‘Visit your Log Analytics account’. You will now be brought to the Log Analytics portal.

3. Connect your environment

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