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Azure Log Analytics is available for preview in Australia East and in Australia Central.
To stop application data from reaching your workspace after OMS portal deprecation, remove existing connections by using a PowerShell script.
Azure Monitor Status blog provides timely updates on the health of Azure Monitor products (Application Insights, Log Analytics, Service Map, Azure Alerts).
The OMS Agent for Linux February 2019 release is now available. This release contains many stability and reliability improvements.
Azure Log Analytics is available in the West US 2 region.
Azure Government customers who use the OMS portal can now extend their log query-based alerts to the Azure portal.
The OMS portal will be retired on 15 January 2019. You can continue to use your existing services and licensing in the Azure portal.
Three months ago, we announced the new Azure Monitor Logs UX. Starting in early January, solutions and views will open the new Logs UX instead, offering an improved query editor and a full schema view.
Azure AD activity logs integration with Azure Monitor Diagnostics and Azure Log Analytics is in public preview
Gain insights from Azure AD user activity logs stored in an Azure storage account and streamed to your preferred SIEM or custom environment, or integration with Azure Log Analytics tools directly in the Azure portal.
The ability to forward your Azure Active Directory logs to Azure Log Analytics is now available.
Metric alerts for logs are generally available, enabling use of metric alerts for popular logs ingested by Log Analytics workspaces.
The language documentation site of Log Analytics and Application Insights has been merged into the standard Log Analytics documentation.
We have brought the Analytics portal in Application Insights and the Advanced Analytics portal in Log Analytics into the Azure portal.
New support has been added for more powerful tracking of Windows files, file content tracking and differencing, and adjustable Windows Service collection frequency.
The Operations Management Suite connection onboarding wizard in System Center Operations Manager is now updated to communicate with the new APIs.
From 29 July, new Log Analytics workspaces can only be created in the Azure portal.
The OMS Linux Agent July 2018 release is now available. It contains many stability and installation improvements, plus introduces support for Ubuntu 18.04.
Metric alerts for logs are now in public preview, with no signup or enablement process.
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Tables for custom logs now appear in the "Custom Logs" category, rather than the "Log Management" category.