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April 2022

Apr 18

Public preview: Azure Monitor and Azure Managed Grafana integrations

IN PREVIEW

New Grafana integrations with Azure Monitor include the ability to pin Azure Monitor visualizations from Azure Portal to Grafana dashboards and new out-of-the-box Azure Monitor dashboards.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Open Source
  • Management
Apr 13

Public preview: Azure Monitoring Agent supports custom and IIS logs

IN PREVIEW

New collection types supported by Azure Monitoring Agent that extends beyond the standard data available today.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
Apr 13

Public preview: Support for Windows clients using Azure Monitor agent

IN PREVIEW

Using the new Windows client installer launched today, you can now get the benefits of the new agent and data collection rules on your Windows 10 and 11 client devices.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
Apr 13

Public preview: Azure Monitor activity log insights

IN PREVIEW

Azure Monitor activity log insights let you view information about changes to resources and resource groups in a subscription.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
Apr 13

Generally available: new result set grid in Azure Monitor log analytics

NOW AVAILABLE

The new result set grid in log analytics boasts a brand-new experience, introduces numerous new features, and is much easier to use!

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
Apr 13

Public preview: Redesign of alerts summary (landing) page

IN PREVIEW

The summary (landing) page for alerts has been simplified to improve usability and actionability.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
Apr 6

Public preview: Azure Backup supports metrics and metric alerts for Azure Blobs

IN PREVIEW

You can now monitor the restore job health of your backed up blobs via Azure Monitor metrics and write custom alert rules on these metrics.

  • Azure Backup
  • Azure Monitor
  • Management

March 2022

Mar 16

Azure Container Monitoring solution will be retired on 31 March 2025

Target retirement date: March 31, 2025

Migrate your workloads to Azure Monitor container insights by 31 March 2025.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Retirements
Mar 16

Generally available: Support for private links in Azure Monitor agent

NOW AVAILABLE

Use Azure Monitor agent and data collection rules in restricted environments and maintain network isolation by leveraging private links.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Management

February 2022

Feb 23

Generally available: Log Analytics data export in Azure Monitor

NOW AVAILABLE

Log Analytics data export is ready for production deployments, supporting most tables in Log Analytics workspaces.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Management
  • Features
Feb 16

Generally available: Alert processing rules in Azure Monitor

NOW AVAILABLE

Alert processing rules (formerly action rules) provide post-processing capabilities for fired alerts in Azure Monitor.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Management
  • Features
Feb 16

Public preview: Azure Monitor predictive autoscale for Azure virtual machine scale sets

IN PREVIEW

Predictive autoscale for Azure virtual machine scale sets can manage and scale your virtual machine scale sets by observing and learning from historical CPU usage patterns.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Management
  • Features
Feb 3

General Availability: IoT Edge monitoring with Azure Monitor

NOW AVAILABLE

Use the latest IoT Edge Metrics collector module to send metrics to Azure Monitor and leverage updated visualizations to monitor and troubleshoot your IoT Edge devices.

  • Azure IoT Edge
  • Azure Monitor
  • Azure IoT Central
  • Azure IoT Hub
  • Open Source
  • Management
  • Features
Feb 2

Generally available: Azure Monitor diagnostic settings for Azure Storage

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Monitor diagnostic settings now supports Azure Storage logs in log analytics workspaces, Azure Event Hubs, Azure Storage, and select Marketplace partners.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Services
  • Management
  • Features
Feb 2

Generally available: Improved Syslog RFC compliance using the new Azure Monitor agent

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Monitor agent now supports additional syslog RFC formats collected from various networking devices.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Services
  • Management
  • Features
Feb 2

Public preview: Test action groups in Azure Monitor

IN PREVIEW

Start testing your alert notification settings using the new test action groups functionality in Azure Monitor.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Services
  • Management
  • Features
Feb 2

Public preview: Execute Azure Monitor Logs connector on an exact time range

IN PREVIEW

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

  • Azure Monitor
  • Services
  • Management
  • Features
Feb 2

Generally available: Azure Monitor agent extension support for automatic upgrade extension feature

NOW AVAILABLE

Enable the ‘automatic extension upgrade’ feature on the Azure Monitor agent extension to automatically get new extension versions rolled out to your virtual machines and scale sets in Azure.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Security
  • Services
  • Management
  • Features

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
  • Services
  • Management
  • Features
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
  • Services
  • Management

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