Public Preview: Database-is-alive metrics for monitoring Azure Postgres Flexible Server database availability.
Published date: May 10, 2023
Announcing public preview of database-is-alive metric to monitor the availability status for your database. The metric reports whether your database is currently up and running or down and unavailable. This Azure monitor metric is emitted at 1-minute frequency and has up to 93 days of history. You can visualize the metric in Azure monitor dashboard and set up alerts to get notified when your database becomes unavailable. By monitoring the "Database-is-alive" metric, you can ensure that your Azure PostgreSQL database is available and take proactive measures to address any issues that may impact its availability.