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May 2019

22 May

Now available: PowerShell cmdlets for Azure Monitor metric and log alerts

NOW AVAILABLE

PowerShell cmdlets for new metric alerts and log alerts are now available. This release improves the management of alert rules by providing cmdlets to create, update, delete and list new metric alerts. Similarly, new cmdlets are available for creating, updating, deleting and listing log alerts for both Log Analytics and Application Insights.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Application Insights
  • Alerts
21 May

Azure Monitor classic alerts retirement date extended to 31st August 2019

Azure Monitor classic alerts retirement date which was originally scheduled for 30th June 2019 is being extended to 31st August 2019 to provide customers more time to voluntarily migrate their classic alerts. You can migrate your classic alerts today using the migration tool. After 31st August 2019 we will perform an automatic migration on your behalf.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Alerts
  • Application Insights

April 2019

22 Apr

General Availability: New Azure Monitor alerts experience available in Azure Government

NOW AVAILABLE

New Azure Monitor alerts experience is now available in Azure Government.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Alerts

February 2019

21 Feb

Azure Monitor status blog is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Monitor Status blog provides timely updates on the health of Azure Monitor products (Application Insights, Log Analytics, Service Map, Azure Alerts).

  • Azure Monitor
  • Log Analytics
  • Application Insights
  • Alerts
1 Feb

Extend alerts created in the Azure Government cloud's OMS portal to Azure

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Government customers who use the OMS portal can now extend their log query–based alerts to the Azure portal.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Log Analytics
  • Alerts

October 2018

23 Oct

Classic alerts in Azure Monitor to retire in June 2019

The classic alerting and monitoring functionality in Azure Monitor is scheduled for retirement.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Alerts (Classic)
  • Alerts
  • Metrics
  • Application Insights
18 Oct

General availability: Metric alerts for logs

NOW AVAILABLE

Metric alerts for logs are generally available, enabling use of metric alerts for popular logs ingested by Log Analytics workspaces.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Log Analytics
  • Alerts

July 2018

26 Jul

Public preview: Metric alerts for logs

IN PREVIEW

Metric alerts for logs are now in public preview, with no signup or enablement process.

  • Alerts
  • Azure Monitor
  • Log Analytics

June 2018

16 Jun

Start/Stop VMs during off-hours in Azure Automation has been updated

Start/Stop VMs during off-hours in Azure Automation has been updated in the areas of email functionality, dependent modules, and runbooks.

  • Alerts
  • Automation

May 2018

22 May

General availability: Log alerts for Application Insights

NOW AVAILABLE

Log alerts for Application Insights are generally available as part of Azure Monitor.

  • Alerts
  • Application Insights
18 May

Public preview: Query across applications in log alerts

IN PREVIEW

Cross-app query support is in preview, as part of log alerts for Application Insights.

  • Alerts
  • Application Insights

April 2018

13 Apr

Alerts created in the Operations Management Suite portal can extend into Azure

Alert rules created in the OMS portal can now extend into Azure to take advantage of the new Azure alerts experience. Monitoring is not affected and there is no downtime.

  • Alerts
  • Log Analytics

May 2017

10 May

Introducing the Azure app (preview)

IN PREVIEW

With the Azure mobile app, you can check status and critical metrics of your Azure resources, get notifications and alerts, and perform simple operations to resolve common issues.

  • Alerts
  • API Management
  • App Service
  • Azure Monitor
  • Logic Apps
  • Content Delivery Network
  • Cloud Services
  • HDInsight
  • Scheduler
  • Azure Stream Analytics
  • Virtual Machines
  • Virtual Machine Scale Sets
  • Azure DevOps
  • Web Apps

May 2016

23 May

Run your own custom Automation tasks in response to VM alerts

When you create an alert rule on an Azure virtual machine, you can run your own custom task when the alert is triggered. New alert remediation tasks are also available.

  • Alerts
  • Automation
  • Virtual Machines

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