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Overview

Log Analytics monitors cloud and on-premises environments to maintain availability and performance. Get insight across workloads and systems to maintain availability and performance. Learn how to collect, analyze, and act on data with our quickstarts, tutorials and samples.

Getting Started

Getting Started

  1. 9/5/2017, Video, 0:13:02
    Evgeny Ternovsky joins Scott Hanselman to talk about Azure Log Analytics and its upgraded search platform, including a dedicated query experience and a powerful new query...
  2. 10/11/2016, Video, 0:16:50
    For a Guide to a Modern IT Environment, click: http://aka.ms/GuideModernIT. With the increase in cyber attacks over the past two years, organizations need intelligence based...
  3. 9/30/2017, Video, 1:06:21
    Azure Log Analytics is now offering new interactive and expressive query language and advanced analytics portal. The service is now powered by the same highly scalable and low...

Learning

Learning Paths

SC-200 part 6: Connect logs to Azure Sentinel
Published: 1/28/2021, Length: 2:44:00
SC-200 part 6: Connect logs to Azure Sentinel

Learning Modules

Connect threat indicators to Azure Sentinel
Published: 1/28/2021, Length: 0:23:00
Configure Log Analytics
Published: 7/26/2021, Length: 0:27:00
Deploy IoT solutions with Azure SQL Database
Published: 7/19/2021, Length: 0:45:00

Log Analytics News

11/26/2021, MS Tech Community
  Symptom:   The issue came up after the web app has been running for a while (several days), the response time of the site slowly increased. And in the end, the requests failed with...
11/23/2021, MS Tech Community
Written in collaboration with @Christof Claessens (Senior Customer Engineer, FastTrack for Azure)   Introduction   Azure Application Gateway combined with its Azure Web Application Firewall (WAF)...
11/19/2021, MS Tech Community
Final Update: Friday, 19 November 2021 23:31 UTCWe've confirmed that all systems are back to normal as of 11/19, 21:56 UTC. Our logs show that the incident started on 11/19, 15:35 UTC and that...
11/19/2021, MS Tech Community
Final Update: Friday, 19 November 2021 22:13 UTCWe've confirmed that all systems are back to normal as of 11/19, 20:24 UTC. Our logs show that the incident started on 11/19, 15:35 UTC and that...
11/18/2021, MS Tech Community
Continuing with our Azure VMware Solution (AVS) zero to hero video series, this week the next video releases! In this video, Shabaz Darr (@ShabazDarr) and I cover monitoring and operations for...
11/17/2021, MS Tech Community
Initial Update: Wednesday, 17 November 2021 18:10 UTCWe are aware of issues within Log Analytics and are actively investigating. Some customers may experience delayed or missed Log Search Alerts...
11/16/2021, MS Tech Community
Insider risk solutions are often based on singular User Entity Behavior Activity (UEBA) capabilities which are greatly dependent on complex configurations and endpoint agent deployments. These...
11/15/2021, MS Tech Community
As discussed in Part 1 of this series, Notebooks service is a powerful feature and an integral part of Microsoft Sentinel that provides additional capability to help augment your analysis during...
11/12/2021, MS Tech Community
Final Update: Saturday, 13 November 2021 05:32 UTCWe've confirmed that all systems are back to normal with no customer impact as of 11/13, 05:05 UTC. Our logs show the incident started on 11/13,...
11/10/2021, MS Tech Community
In our conversations with Microsoft Sentinel customers/partners, one very common ask is: “How do I get hands-on experience with Microsoft Sentinel? Is there a lab that I can spin Up and get...
11/10/2021, MS Tech Community
Overview One of the main challenges that database administrators face is to identify time consuming queries and determine how best to tune them. To accomplish this, database administrators often...
10/28/2021, MS Tech Community
Final Update: Thursday, 28 October 2021 18:28 UTCWe've confirmed that all systems are back to normal with no customer impact as of 10/28, 18:30 PM UTC. Our logs show the incident started on...
10/27/2021, MS Tech Community
Update: Thursday, 28 October 2021 01:13 UTCRoot cause has been isolated to one of backend service root cert rotation that was rolled out which was impacting Azure Monitor, Azure Log Analytics or...
10/27/2021, MS Tech Community
Final Update: Wednesday, 27 October 2021 09:16 UTCWe've confirmed that all systems are back to normal with no customer impact as of 10/27, 08:46 UTC. Our logs show the incident started on 10/27,...
10/26/2021, MS Tech Community
Out of the box, Azure Sentinel provides 90 days of data retention for free. In some parts of the world and within certain industries, there are regulations that organizations must adhere to which...
10/26/2021, MS Tech Community
Final Update: Tuesday, 26 October 2021 20:07 UTCWe've confirmed that all systems are back to normal with no customer impact as of 10/26, 19:00 UTC. Our logs show the incident started on 10/26,...
10/25/2021, Service Updates
Azure Monitor Log Analytics and Application Insights are now support Availability Zones capability in West US 2.
10/22/2021, MS Tech Community
Update: Saturday, 23 October 2021 02:23 UTCWe continue to investigate issues within Log Analytics. Root cause is not fully understood at this time. Customers ingesting telemetry in their Log...
10/22/2021, MS Tech Community
Final Update: Saturday, 23 October 2021 05:19 UTCWe've confirmed that all systems are back to normal with no customer impact as of 10/23, 05:05 UTC. Our logs show the incident started on 10/22,...
10/21/2021, MS Tech Community
The recent Biden Administration Executive Order (EO) 14028 highlights the need for strong cloud security among federal agencies. Azure Security Center (ASC) addresses the three most pressing...