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NOTE – Log Analytics is now a part of Operations Management Suite. Learn more at http://microsoft.com/OMS

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  1. Can I monitor process on Linux?

    Linux Agent can not monitor process other than custom log.
    When is process monitoring installed as a standard function?
    Customer wants to use it.
    Because customer need to take cost for using Custom Log.
    Now, customer redirects result of ps command to Custom log file.
    They want to stop these operation.

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    • Save container labels in ContainerLog entries, and allow querying by them in Log Analytics

      The docker logging system allows labels and/or tags to be added to the log output, depending on the logging driver in use; see https://docs.docker.com/config/containers/logging/configure/#use-environment-variables-or-labels-with-logging-drivers for example.

      When a container's logs are picked up by the OMS Agent and forwarded to Container Monitoring as part of Log Analytics, It would be useful if these labels/tags could be saved as part of each log entry.
      Also, it would be useful if log queries could be filtered according to these labels/tags, for example something like this:
      ContainerLog
      | where Labels.environment == "production" and Labels.nodetype = "worker"

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        0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • SQL Assessment performance tempdb

        Priority Performance recommendation to "Configure the tempdb database to reduce page allocation contention" reporting incorrectly for SQL 2017 instance. Trace flag -T1118 is obsolete and has no effect in SQL 2017 per MS white paper.

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          1 comment  ·  SQL Assessment Solution  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Can't create alerts based on cross-resource queries

          It used to be possible through the OMS portal to link an Application Insights instance to Log Analytics. Since the portal is being depreciated, along with the App Insights connector, we are forced to use cross-resource queries to query an App Insights instance from a separate Log Analytics instance. This works fine for general queries, but we cannot create alerts based on cross-resource queries. The alert will not create because of a "syntax error", when the same query works in Log Analytics.

          There should be a way to ingest App Insights data into a Log Analytics instance. Or else we…

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            1 comment  ·  Alert Management Solution  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Want VM inventory in Automation to collect SQL server edition

            May I have a request about the enhancement to the information reported on by Log Analytics in the VM inventory? Because currently it doesn’t include the SQL server edition. Thanks a lot !

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            • Sum durations in SQL Analytics Query page

              Please add sum duration column to the queries table on Query durations page in SQL Analytics solution. Please see the attached screenshot. Thx

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              • Bug: OMS Gateway.msi - product id number not same after install (registery)

                hi,
                i just tried to install the OMS Gateway.msi with the package dsc resource, unfortunately it installs not correct. Although it does install the oms gateway. issue is, by installatation it checks on ProductCode : 5225CCB2-878D-4D3E-8EF3-E9ED963556B7 .

                BUT after installation , it registers with a different productcode CC7658E2-7EB2-44D1-97C0-D0048717F6A9 .
                for now i fixed it for my dsc configuration, might be a minor to look into

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                  0 comments  ·  OMS Gateway  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Bring back the capacity and performance Solution Pack

                  Please bring back the Capacity and Performance Solution Pack

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                    0 comments  ·  Capacity Management Solution  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Create the cmdlet to fetch our OMS alert or alert rule to easly maintenance, due Get-AzureRmAlertRule do not support this feature today.

                    Add support to get-azurermalertrule to handle the OMS Alert and alert rule to maintenance, clone, delete, etc. Due actually is not supported, if you need it required to work on Alert API.

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                      0 comments  ·  Alert Management Solution  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • ServiceNow User App for Microsoft OMS integration support for ServiceNow London release

                      We want to integrate our ServiceNow London release instance with the OMS ITSM solution.

                      Currently the ServiceNow User App for Microsoft OMS integration is only supported till ServiceNow Kingston release. We also want to have some clarification how often the app will be updated oin the future to follow the ServiceNow release schedule.

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                      • Network Performance Monitor-Express Route

                        Hi,

                        I've been looking for an option where we can get total upload/download (data in-out) utilization reports either with NPM dashboard or with Log Analytics query by date range. Unfortunately I did not find any.

                        It would be great if you can provide Log analytic query on NPM dashboard. Currently there is no option available to view total utilization reports for Azure ER.

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                          0 comments  ·  Network Monitoring  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Upgrade Readiness cannot select multiple versions?

                          Customer has a many Windows 10 Verstions (e.g. 1607 and 1803).
                          But Upgrade Readiness configuration can select only one version in coufiguration.
                          Customer thinks creating more workspace for using another Windows 10 version, but it is very cost for customer.
                          And in the future, target Windows 10 clients are increasing.
                          At every time Windows 10 client increasing, customer has more cost to create another workspace.

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                            0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • More Useful tiles in View Designer

                            Please, add more view dashboards to be used inside View Designer or allow us to use create/customize them in a HTML-ish way. Displaying data with multiple columns as a table is a nightmare, espacially if you don't have a number/timestamp column, but that's the most required data; content is unreadable.

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                              0 comments  ·  Search UI and Language  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Ability to ingest CSV and TSV files

                              Multiple internal and external tools export their output to csv files. It could be great to have the ability to ingest them to Log Analytics without building some new infrastructure for it

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                                0 comments  ·  Extensibility  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • resolved

                                Ability to have an emailed alert when original issue has been resolved.

                                Example, I have Log Analytics configured to send an emailed alert when a specific Windows Server service enters the stopped state. This sends an alert. I'd like to be able to configure Log Analytics to automatically send a second email when that service enters the started state.

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                                  0 comments  ·  Alert Management Solution  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Support for more than one hostname in Update Management

                                  Update Management currently is unable to push updates to multiple instances if they have the same hostnames. It will only push updates to the first one in the list and skip the rest.

                                  If would be nice if this limitation did not apply.

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                                  • timezone conversion

                                    There should be the option to specify the source timezone when converting a string to datetime. Some of our solutions log data in local time in their JSON-based logs.

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                                    • Antimalware assessment - Sophos is not recognised

                                      The Antimalware Assessment currently does not cover systems which are protected by Sophos AV. Can we get this addressed ?

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                                        0 comments  ·  Security and Audit Solution  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Right Click Paste

                                        The right click menu is missing paste in the new Log Analytics blade and the Log Analytics advanced portal. Copy and Cut are there, no paste.

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                                          0 comments  ·  Search UI and Language  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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