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January 2022

Jan 24

Public preview: Support for private links available on the new agent

IN PREVIEW

Start using the new agent and data collection rules in environments with special network requirements and maintain network isolation by leveraging private links.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
  • Management
  • Services
Jan 20

Generally available: Azure Monitor log alerts new version

NOW AVAILABLE

Scheduled Query Rules API version 2021-08-01 is now available and fully supported, replacing API version 2021-02-01-preview.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Management
  • Services
Jan 19

Scheduled Query Rules API preview version 2021-02-01 will be retired on 31 January 2022

Target retirement date: January 31, 2022

Transition to Scheduled Query Rules API version 2021-08-01 before 31 January 2022.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
  • Management
  • Services
  • Retirements
Jan 19

Public preview: Create multiple data export rules to the same event hub namespace

IN PREVIEW

When exporting data to event hub, you now have the flexibility to create multiple rules and event hub names to the same event hub namespace. This feature is in preview.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Management
  • Services
Jan 19

General availability: One-minute frequency log alerts

NOW AVAILABLE

With 1-minute frequency log alerts, query can be evaluated every minute for faster time to fire.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Management
  • Services
Jan 19

Generally available: A new and improved alert rule creation experience

NOW AVAILABLE

The ‘Create alert rule’ experience has been simplified and converted into a step wizard, which is now generally available.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Management
  • Services

December 2021

Dec 8

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
Dec 2

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
Dec 1

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
Dec 1

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
Dec 1

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

Nov 23

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
Nov 10

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
Nov 2

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
Nov 2

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
  • Security
  • Features
  • Microsoft Ignite
Nov 2

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
Nov 2

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
Nov 2

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
Nov 2

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
Nov 2

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

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