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  1. Support cross-component tracing across queues

    It would massively simplify our end to end monitoring if we could use the application map and end to end transaction views to correlate Azure Service Bus messaging.

    While this is currently possible when using a single resource, we cannot use this approach at the scale we work under in our distributed system. This would exceed the quota limits of a single resource of ingested telemetry per second.

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  2. Please show the full name of the Resource within the Application map

    Right now the name of the resource is getting truncated/reduced in the middle by introducing "...", which makes it hard to identify the resource. It can be added as a setting/switch similar to Exclude 4xx so that it can utilized by people who needs it.

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  3. Add tag/alias for the nodes in the application map

    To be able to put alias or tag to the nodes in the application map.

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  4. Status Monitor V2 SDK Configuration

    As of v1.0, Status Monitor v2 does not expose the SDK configuration file for advanced customization.

    We are working on this and I'm opening this issue to track specific customer requests.

    Endpoint (Connection String). This is required for Azure Government Monitoring.
    LiveMetrics secure API Key
    Sampling
    Custom telemetryInitializers/Modules (#379)

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  5. Add a collapse all command in the End-to-end transaction details

    Add a collapse all command in the End-to-end transaction details

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  6. make the urls case insensitive

    I have some users hitting my site with Site.html, and others with site.html, and the performance shows these as two different URLs, and two different metrics, when they're really the same thing.

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    Thank you for the feedback, we have some documentation referring to this scenario.

    https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/azure-monitor/app/data-model-request-telemetry#name

    However if there is further feedback from you please share it and we will have your feedback open for the user community to upvote & comment on. This allows us to effectively prioritize your request against our existing feature backlog and also gives us insight into the potential impact of implementing the suggested feature.

  7. Map item per app service

    App services are rolled up into one 'Web' item on the application map and all requests between them covered by a single loopback.

    I would love to see each app service individually and more easily track the relationships between them and their various dependencies

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  8. Option to expand the sample telemetry window

    I would we ideal to expand the Sample telemetry window instead of the small windows it is now. Then you can use it just like the tail function in linux for looking at logfiles. This shouldn't be that difficult to implement, but makes a huge difference for us.

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  9. When exporting the arm template the availability tests should be included.

    when creating an ARM template for application insight it is very problematic to find any information on how to write the template in such a way that the availability tests are included. The export template does not result in the arm script for this.

    after a while i figured out that the export template on resourcegroup level does do this.

    however it is very unclear what properties to use in the arm tempalte for this. The microsoft.insights/webtests.Configuration xml is not clearly documented. And it seems some values are not taken from this but from the microsoft.insights/webtests.properties (e.g timeout,enabled,etc).

    could this…

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  10. Integration of Application Insights with Dynamics 365 CRM Online –, Frontend + Backend

    On the client side, we can capture data by integrating AI with JS libraries. AI can log custom metrics like page load time, button click time on the Browser-side. This data is insufficient to monitor full system performance. We want to measure the duration of the entire life cycle of the process. - Frontend + Backend.

    The result we want to achieve in on the server-side as follows.
    “Capturing and viewing page load times & times after save, delete, update button clicks in D365. Sample objects Contacts, Activities, Opportunities, Leads etc.”

    The only method is to transfer trace information to…

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  11. Azure Function Triggers shown on Application Map

    When an Azure Function is triggered, we should be be able to see the Azure service that triggered the function. For example, if my function is triggered by an EventHub, that EventHub should be visible on the Application Map (at the moment only outgoing connections are made to EventHubs from functions)

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  12. Expand App Service Change history to include changes made to application settings, general settings and other settings.

    Currently Azure App Service Change history is in preview.
    As you develop and expand on change history can you consider including changes made to the application settings, general settings, and other aspects of azure app services.

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  13. Application map should not show 127.0.0.1 as a separate server

    Application Map in App Insights today shows calls to 127.0.0.1 as if it were some separate server with multiple servers calling into it. It should instead know that it's the same server and show a loop-back arrow for dependency calls.

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  14. able to send individual test for each instance of the App

    When creating tests for availability, we need to be able to test every Instance of the APP, this way this would really be a reliable watchdog

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  15. able to send test request every minute?

    When adding availability tests would be nice to be able to send it every 1 minute instead of every 5 minute

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  16. Omit NTLM handshake 401 responses from Application Insights Failures

    So when requesting any resource that requires windows authentication (username, password, domain) from say a webjob running within an app service, the first 2 responses are 401 setting up the ntlm handshake (nonce, etc). These should not be considered failures. They're cluttering up the reporting with false negatives, as the 3rd part, the actual authenticated request, returns non-401.

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  17. Set Custom Properties order by Properties Name

    Set Custom Properties order by Properties Name
    Now,it is not orderby

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  18. Link to Failures with current selection and filters

    It would be incredibly useful to be able to link to the Failures tab with the filters as they are.

    Currently it is just a link to /ApplicationInsightsResourceName/failures

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  19. Using AI in microservice environments (like AKS or SF)

    Today each AI instance allows definition of a daily cap for the whole resource. This is not sufficient for scenarios where lots of services wants to share an AI instance (could be interesting for tracing analysis and so on). A solution could be different instrumentation keys for each service with a specific daily cap to prevent from blocking the whole AI instance by a misconfigured service that flood the instance with lots of messages.
    At the moment we have to use an AI instance for each service or each application running in the environment. For overall service analysis we can…

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  20. Pre-filtered application map

    Allow creation of pre-filtered views for application map. I have many nodes writing to the same application insights from different environments.
    It will be helpful if i could create a pre-filtered views of the application map using specific cloud role names

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