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September 2022

Sep 30

The application insights Java 2.X SDK will be retired on 30 September 2025

Target retirement date: September 30, 2025

Upgrade to application insights Java 3.X auto-instrumentation by 30 September 2025.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Application Insights
  • Retirements
Sep 30

Azure Monitor ITSM connector for creating ServiceNow events will be retired on 30 September 2025

Target retirement date: September 30, 2025

We are retiring the Azure Monitor ITSM connector feature for creating ServiceNow alerts on 30 September 2025.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Services
  • Compliance
  • Retirements
Sep 30

Azure Monitor ITSM connector for creating ServiceNow alerts will be retired on 30 September 2025

Target retirement date: September 30, 2025

We are retiring the Azure Monitor ITSM connector feature for creating ServiceNow alerts on 30 September 2025.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Services
  • Retirements
Sep 28

Public preview: Billing has started for Azure Monitor Logs data archive

IN PREVIEW

Billing has started for Azure Monitor Logs data archive on September 1, 2022.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
Sep 14

Public preview: Monitoring for Ampere Altra Arm–based VMs and AKS clusters

IN PREVIEW

Azure Monitor now supports monitoring for Arm–based Azure Virtual Machines and Azure Kubernetes Service with Arm nodes.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
Sep 14

General availability: Update on metric alert rules on custom metrics

NOW AVAILABLE

Metric alert rules that monitor custom metrics can now be saved in four European regions: North Europe, West Europe, Sweden Central, and Germany West Central

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
Sep 14

Generally available: Action groups can now be saved and processed within Europe

NOW AVAILABLE

Action groups can now be saved in European regions Sweden Central and Germany West Central (in addition to the default “global” region).

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
Sep 14

Generally available: Built-in Azure Monitor alerts for Azure Backup

NOW AVAILABLE

Learn about the new and improved alerting capabilities offered for Azure Backup, via Azure Monitor.

  • Azure Backup
  • Azure Monitor
  • Management

August 2022

Aug 31

Generally available: Enterprise-ready Azure Monitor change analysis capability released

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Monitor change analysis, which extends observability into Azure, is announcing general availability with enhanced performance and security, improved change data quality, and easy navigation from the Azure Monitor portal.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
Aug 17

Public preview: Use managed identity-based authentication to enable Azure Monitor container insights

IN PREVIEW

Announcing public preview for enabling container insights with managed identity authentication.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
Aug 17

Public preview: Azure Monitor basic logs, archive, restore and search jobs

IN PREVIEW

Azure Monitor Logs is in public preview in four new regions: US Virgina Gov, US Arizona Gov, China East 3, and China North 3.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
Aug 17

Generally available: Azure Monitor container insights agent renaming

NOW AVAILABLE

Container insights agent is being renamed from OMSAgent to Azure Monitor agent, along with some related resource name changes. Please update your alerts, queries, and scripts to avoid any issues.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
Aug 17

Generally available: Azure Monitor Logs data export supports application insights tables

NOW AVAILABLE

Investigate alert incidences with Azure Monitor Logs connector scoped to the exact time range of alert.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
Aug 3

Public preview: Container insights portal integration with basic logs

IN PREVIEW

Container insights customers using basic logs on the ContainerLogV2 schema (preview) can now get the same drill-in querying experience in the portal as with analytics logs at a reduced cost.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
Aug 3

Public preview: Enable VM insights using Azure Monitor agent

IN PREVIEW

Public preview for a version of VM insights that makes use of the new Azure Monitor agent and would replace the existing Log Analytics agent.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
Aug 3

Generally available: Azure Monitor metric alerts dynamic thresholds outage detection

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Monitor metric alerts with dynamic thresholds detection, leverages advanced machine learning (ML) to learn metrics' historical behavior and identify patterns and anomalies that indicate…

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
Aug 2

General availability: Azure Log Analytics in China North 3 and China East 3

NOW AVAILABLE

Log Analytics, a feature of Azure Monitor, is now generally available for you to start collecting telemetry and analyzing your services for health and usage in China North 3 and China East 3.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Log Analytics
  • Regions & Datacenters
Aug 1

General availability: Application Insights in China North 3 and China East 3

NOW AVAILABLE

Application Insights, a part of Azure Monitor, is now generally available in China North 3 and China East 3 regions for you to collect telemetry and analyze your service health in production environments.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Application Insights
  • Regions & Datacenters

July 2022

Jul 21

Public preview: Enhanced experience to opt in to improved backup alerting

IN PREVIEW

Move to Azure Monitor based alerts for Azure Backup with just a few clicks.

  • Azure Backup
  • Azure Monitor
  • Management
Jul 6

Public preview: Migration tools for Azure Monitor Agent

IN PREVIEW

Migration to the cost-effective, secure, performant, and manageable new Azure Monitor agent is now made easy using migration tools and helpers.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features

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