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Unified Connection Monitor in Network Watcher is now generally available

Published date: November 24, 2020

Azure Network Watcher’s Connection Monitor (public preview) feature is now generally available. Connection monitor provides unified end-to-end connection monitoring capabilities for hybrid and Azure deployments. Some of the new capabilities include:

  • Enhanced support for VNETs, Subnets , custom on-premises networks, URL and IP based monitoring
  • Support for cross subscription and cross region monitoring
  • Centralized workspace support for your monitoring data
  • Enhanced HTTP Monitoring support
  • Express Route connectivity monitoring between on-premises and Azure
  • Enhanced topology bringing together Azure, non-Azure and internet hops
  • Automation support through PowerShell, CLI and Terraform

Some of the other capabilities:

  • Monitor endpoints within and across Azure regions, on-premises sites and global service locations
  • Faster time to detect and diagnose issues in Azure and hybrid networks
  • Access to historical monitoring data retained in Log Analytic

Connection Monitor (public preview) will now be rebranded to Connection Monitor, and the existing Connection Monitor solution will be rebranded to Connection Monitor (classic)

Pricing is available on the pricing page and existing users will be notified before start of billing.

Learn more about connection monitor.

  • Network Watcher
  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
  • Services