Metric alert rule for an availability test

by hutzleo
Last updated: 01-12-2020

This template creates an Application Insights availability test along with a metric alert rule that monitors it.

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Parameters

Parameter Name Description
appName The name of the app insights instance that you wish to create.
pingURL The url you wish to test.
pingText The text you would like to find.
location Location for all resources.
appInsightsResource The id of the underlying application insights.
webtestLocations The location for the webtest.

Use the template

PowerShell

New-AzResourceGroup -Name <resource-group-name> -Location <resource-group-location> #use this command when you need to create a new resource group for your deployment
New-AzResourceGroupDeployment -ResourceGroupName <resource-group-name> -TemplateUri https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Azure/azure-quickstart-templates/master/101-monitoring-webtest-metric-alert/azuredeploy.json
Install and configure Azure PowerShell

Command line

az group create --name <resource-group-name> --location <resource-group-location> #use this command when you need to create a new resource group for your deployment
az group deployment create --resource-group <my-resource-group> --template-uri https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Azure/azure-quickstart-templates/master/101-monitoring-webtest-metric-alert/azuredeploy.json
Install and Configure the Azure Cross-Platform Command-Line Interface