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Migrate to Azure Monitor VM insights by 30 September 2025 when Service Map will be retired

Published date: October 07, 2022

On 30 September 2025, Azure Service Map will be retired. To monitor connections between servers, processes, inbound and outbound connection latency, and ports across any TCP-connected architecture, you'll need to migrate to Azure Monitor VM insights.

The map experience of VM insights includes all the same functionality of Service Map, plus:

  • Improved scalability and support for more complex maps.
  • Deeper metrics capabilities for connections.
  • Support for grouping the machines you onboard to the map experience with subscriptions, resource groups, Azure Virtual Machine Scale Sets, and Azure Cloud Services.

Required action

To continue monitoring processes and dependencies for your Azure virtual machines and on-premises machines, review pricing and migrate to Azure Monitor VM insights by 30 September 2025.

If you have questions, get answers from community experts in Microsoft Q&A. If you have a support plan and you need technical help, please create a support request.

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