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January 2019

Jan 28

What's new in Azure Log Analytics – January 2019

A lot has changed recently in the Azure Log Analytics UX. This post covers some of the latest updates, to help you make the most of the log experience.

  • Azure Monitor
Jan 25

Public preview: Azure Monitor for containers support for AKS-engine

IN PREVIEW

Azure Monitor for containers support for AKS-engine is available in public preview.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Azure Monitor
Jan 25

Azure Monitor for containers: January updates

NOW AVAILABLE

We're updating the Azure Monitor for containers agent to enhance reliability and performance for the agent.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Azure Monitor
Jan 9

Final reminder: OMS portal moving to the Azure portal

Target availability: Q1 2019

The OMS portal will be retired on January 15, 2019. You can continue to use your existing services and licensing in the Azure portal.

  • Log Analytics
  • Azure Monitor

December 2018

Dec 26

Log Analytics solutions and views will soon drill in to the new Logs UX

IN DEVELOPMENT

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 Monitor
  • Log Analytics
Dec 19

Azure Monitor for Containers agent updates

NOW AVAILABLE

Updates to the Azure Monitor for Containers agent include the auto-upgrade feature, along with enhancements and bug fixes.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Azure Monitor
Dec 11

Azure Monitor for containers is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Monitor for containers is now generally available. Azure Monitor for containers monitors the health and performance of Kubernetes clusters hosted on Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS).

  • Azure Monitor
  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
Dec 4

Application Insights is available in UK South

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Application Insights is now available in UK South.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Application Insights

October 2018

Oct 23

Classic alerts in Azure Monitor to retire in June 2019

Target retirement date: August 31, 2019

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

  • Azure Monitor
  • Alerts (Classic)
  • Alerts
  • Metrics
  • Application Insights
Oct 19

Azure AD activity logs integration with Azure Monitor Diagnostics and Azure Log Analytics is in public preview

IN 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 directily in the Azure portal.

  • Azure Active Directory
  • Azure Monitor
  • Log Analytics
  • Security
Oct 18

Send your Azure Active Directory data to Azure Log Analytics

NOW AVAILABLE

The ability to forward your Azure Active Directory logs to Azure Log Analytics is now available.

  • Log Analytics
  • Azure Active Directory
  • Azure Monitor
  • Security
Oct 18

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
Oct 3

Log Analytics language documentation site has moved

The language documentation site of Log Analytics and Application Insights has been merged into the standard Log Analytics documentation.

  • Log Analytics
  • Azure Monitor

September 2018

Sep 24

New full stack monitoring capabilities in Azure Monitor

We're bringing together our existing capabilities for monitoring infrastructure, apps, and networks under the moniker of Azure Monitor to provide a unified offering that delivers full stack monitoring for your applications.

  • Azure Monitor
Sep 20

General availability: Event Hubs for Node.js

NOW AVAILABLE

Version 1.0 of the Azure Event Hubs package for Node.js is now generally available.

  • Event Hubs
  • Azure IoT Hub
  • Azure Stream Analytics
  • Azure Monitor

August 2018

Aug 1

Log Analytics workspaces must be created in the Azure portal

Starting July 29, new Log Analytics workspaces can be created only in the Azure portal.

  • Log Analytics
  • Azure Monitor

July 2018

Jul 26

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
Jul 24

Free course on the Log Analytics query language (KQL) now available

Learn KQL (the query language used in Application Insights and Log Analytics). Go from a beginner to a pro in just a few hours through a free, exercise-driven course.

  • Application Insights
  • Log Analytics
  • Azure Monitor
Jul 16

What’s new in Azure Monitor—container health

New feature updates to have been released for Azure Monitor container health for Azure Kubernetes Service since the successful public preview launch at the //build conference.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
Jul 13

Lenovo XClarity Integrator for Azure Log Analytics

NOW AVAILABLE

Lenovo XClarity Integrator for Azure Log Analytics is available in the Azure Marketplace.

  • Log Analytics
  • Azure Monitor

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