Log Analytics

Official Documentation

Service Description

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

  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...
  4. 9/28/2016, Video, 1:08:06
    Learn about the core capabilities of Microsoft Azure Monitoring applicable to all Azure resources. Learn about the new capabilities of Azure monitoring in the Portal, ranging...



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Log Analytics Documentation

1. Overview
     1.1. What is Log Analytics?
2. Quickstarts
     2.1. Collect - Azure VMs
     2.2. Collect - Hybrid Linux computer
     2.3. Collect - Hybrid Windows computer
3. Tutorials
     3.1. 1 - Analyze data
     3.2. 2 - Visualize data
     3.3. 3 - Alert on data
4. Samples
     4.1. Azure PowerShell
5. Concepts
     5.1. OMS portal transition
          5.1.1. Overview
          5.1.2. Common questions
     5.2. Log Analytics FAQ
     5.3. Data ingestion time
     5.4. Data security
     5.5. Manage access
     5.6. Agents overview
     5.7. Monitor hybrid environments
     5.8. Features for service providers
     5.9. Log Search
          5.9.1. Log searches overview
          5.9.2. Log Search portals
6. How-to guides
     6.1. Create workspace
          6.1.1. Use Azure portal
     6.2. Collect data
          6.2.1. Connected sources
               6.2.1.1. Windows agents
               6.2.1.2. VM Extension for Windows
               6.2.1.3. VM Extension for Linux
               6.2.1.4. Azure resources
               6.2.1.5. Azure PaaS resources
               6.2.1.6. Diagnostic or log data from Azure storage
               6.2.1.7. Operations Manager
               6.2.1.8. Configuration Manager
               6.2.1.9. OMS Gateway
          6.2.2. Data sources
               6.2.2.1. Data sources overview
               6.2.2.2. Windows events
               6.2.2.3. Custom JSON data
               6.2.2.4. Collectd performance data
               6.2.2.5. Nagios and Zabbix alerts
               6.2.2.6. Syslog
               6.2.2.7. Performance counters
               6.2.2.8. Linux application performance
               6.2.2.9. IIS logs
               6.2.2.10. Custom logs
               6.2.2.11. Custom fields
               6.2.2.12. Data collector API
               6.2.2.13. Data Collector API Pipeline example
     6.3. Query data
          6.3.1. Language documentation
               6.3.1.1. Transition from legacy language
               6.3.1.2. Language reference
               6.3.1.3. Get started
                    6.3.1.3.1. Get started with Analytics portal
                    6.3.1.3.2. Get started with queries
                    6.3.1.3.3. Search queries
               6.3.1.4. Lessons
                    6.3.1.4.1. String operations
                    6.3.1.4.2. Date and time operations
                    6.3.1.4.3. Aggregation functions
                    6.3.1.4.4. Advanced aggregations
                    6.3.1.4.5. Joins
                    6.3.1.4.6. JSON and data structures
                    6.3.1.4.7. Advanced query writing
                    6.3.1.4.8. Charts and diagrams
          6.3.2. Cross-resource searches
          6.3.3. Take action from search results
          6.3.4. Use computer groups
          6.3.5. Flow connector
          6.3.6. Log Search API
     6.4. Analyze data
          6.4.1. Dashboards
          6.4.2. View Designer
               6.4.2.1. Overview
               6.4.2.2. Tile reference
               6.4.2.3. Visualization part reference
               6.4.2.4. Filters
          6.4.3. Power BI
     6.5. Create alerts
          6.5.1. Understanding log alerts
          6.5.2. Create log alert
          6.5.3. Webhook actions for log alerts
          6.5.4. Create a log alert with a Resource Manager template
          6.5.5. Copy alerts from Log Analytics to Azure Alerts
     6.6. Manage
          6.6.1. Personal data handling
          6.6.2. Agent management
          6.6.3. Manage workspace cost
               6.6.3.1. Data volume and retention
               6.6.3.2. Monitor usage
          6.6.4. Delete a workspace
     6.7. Troubleshoot
          6.7.1. Troubleshoot VM Extension
          6.7.2. Troubleshoot Linux agent
     6.8. Use solutions
          6.8.1. Install solutions
          6.8.2. Solutions inventory
          6.8.3. Target solutions
          6.8.4. Solution guides
               6.8.4.1. Azure activity logs
                    6.8.4.1.1. Analytics
                    6.8.4.1.2. Collect across subscriptions
               6.8.4.2. AD Assessment
               6.8.4.3. AD Replication Status
               6.8.4.4. Agent Health
               6.8.4.5. Alert management
               6.8.4.6. Application Insights Connector
               6.8.4.7. Azure SQL Analytics
               6.8.4.8. Azure Web Apps Analytics
               6.8.4.9. Capacity and performance
               6.8.4.10. Change Tracking
               6.8.4.11. Containers
               6.8.4.12. DNS Analytics
               6.8.4.13. IT Service Management Connector
                    6.8.4.13.1. IT Service Management connections
               6.8.4.14. Key Vault
               6.8.4.15. Logic Apps B2B Messages
                    6.8.4.15.1. Logic Apps B2B Messages solution
                    6.8.4.15.2. Logic Apps B2B custom tracking schema
               6.8.4.16. Networking Analytics
               6.8.4.17. Network Performance Monitor
                    6.8.4.17.1. Solution overview
                    6.8.4.17.2. Performance Monitor
                    6.8.4.17.3. Service Endpoint
                    6.8.4.17.4. ExpressRoute
                    6.8.4.17.5. Pricing
               6.8.4.18. Office 365
               6.8.4.19. SCOM Health Check
               6.8.4.20. Security Audit
               6.8.4.21. Service Fabric with Azure PowerShell
                    6.8.4.21.1. Service Fabric with Azure Resource Manager
               6.8.4.22. Service Map
                    6.8.4.22.1. Use
                    6.8.4.22.2. Configure
                    6.8.4.22.3. Integration with Operations Manager
               6.8.4.23. SQL Health Check
               6.8.4.24. Surface Hub
               6.8.4.25. Update Management
               6.8.4.26. VMware
               6.8.4.27. Windows Analytics
                    6.8.4.27.1. Update Compliance
                    6.8.4.27.2. Upgrade Readiness
               6.8.4.28. Wire Data
     6.9. Develop
          6.9.1. PowerShell cmdlets
          6.9.2. Resource Manager templates
          6.9.3. Alert API
7. Reference
     7.1. Language reference
     7.2. Azure PowerShell
     7.3. REST
8. Resources
     8.1. Azure Roadmap
     8.2. Pricing
     8.3. Pricing calculator
     8.4. Service updates
     8.5. Windows Analytics

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Date Title
5/31/2017 Azure209x - Managing Azure Workloads

Tools

Tool Description

Videos

Date Title Length
5/6/2018
Continuous Monitoring for DevOps with Azure Application Insights & Log Analytics
1:23:29
5/6/2018
Secure and manage your Azure resources
1:33:22
5/6/2018
Azure Messaging and event based architecture in the real world: Lessons learned rebuilding Microsoft's Supply chain on Azure Serverless
1:33:22
4/25/2018
How to use Azure Monitor for Azure Government
0:16:47
11/30/2017
What's changed in Azure Log Analytics?
0:05:08
11/1/2017
Azure Friday: Get Intelligent Insights for Improving Azure SQL Database Performance
0:10:02
11/1/2017
Get Intelligent Insights for Improving Azure SQL Database Performance
0:10:00
9/30/2017
The improved Azure Log Analytics: A powerful query language with machine learning, and more
1:06:21
9/11/2017
Enterprise HDInsight Monitoring with Operations Management Suite
0:26:58
9/5/2017
Azure Friday: Azure Log Analytics
0:13:03

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