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Azure Monitor Action Groups enable you to configure how to receive notifications when an Azure Monitor Alert is triggered.

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  1. Server Uptime Dashboard

    OMS with a connected server/service up-time/availability Dashboard.
    Up time % for the last month/Quarter/Year
    This is basics ;)

    21 votes
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  2. Make it configurable for the time interval for the resource was unavailable for

    Hi team,

    Currently, we provisioning resource health alerts via ARM to monitor the health status of our vms, per the recommended template here:

    https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/service-health/resource-health-alert-arm-template-guide#recommended-resource-health-alert-template

    We are receiving multiple alerts while stopping a VM for the same event (status change: available => unavailable). We don't want to receive so many alerts for the same event. We are also seeing other users are having the same issue. https://github.com/MicrosoftDocs/azure-docs/issues/20560

    And we've found one of the event alerts was "Down: Virtual machine has been unavailable for 15 minutes"
    which seems to be very helpful for us to use. But 15 minutes is too long…

    19 votes
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  3. Azure Alerts - More Parameters for Webhook JSON Payload

    In log alerts, there's a fixed list of parameters defined for Webhook JSON payload.

    https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/azure-monitor/platform/alerts-log-webhook#sample-payloads

    Can Azure add more parameters to it from search results?
    For example: Caller (user who triggered the alert), App/Resource name (for which the alert was triggered), etc.

    16 votes
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  4. Adaptive application control - automatically include Azure Monitoring exe's

    Adaptive application control seems like a good way of "auditing" unwanted programs from running on your VM.

    Can you add a feature to be able to exclude the Azure Monitoring (health and diagnostic checks) and even VSTS-agents ?
    Adding each individual path to the "policy extension" list is not efficient.

    14 votes
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  5. Set Alert State and Status in Log Analytics for Custom Log Query alerts

    Right now AlertState and AlertStatus are empty in Log Analytics for Log Query alerts. This means no dashboard functionality (pie charts) or any other overview for new, acknowledged or closed alerts.

    Been send to this feedback forum by Microsoft Premier support.

    13 votes
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  6. Time range for Metrics Explorer

    Currently we could not display the over 30 days of metrics graph at once.
    If we want to display 93 days, we cannot display at once, so display at multiple times. I want you to support display the graph in maximum 93 days.

    13 votes
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  7. Add an option for a demo of service health alert

    Currently, there is no demo option for service health alerts, and an user can receive alerts only when an actual incident occurs. However, some customers would like to check if the alert works properly before configuring it in a production environment. Therefore, it would be great if the user could fire a service helth alert as a test.

    11 votes
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  8. 8 votes
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  9. Allow for trigger of Alert Action Group

    Allow an action group to be manually triggered by some other means (Powershell, Rest API...). This would allow for an alert to trigger an automation account and/or a logic app for more advanced processing of the alert and then trigger another action group to actually process the notification. Without this option, the automation account and/or logic app would then need to handle the notification which can be rather difficult at scale.

    This would also allow for an action group to be tested to confirm that it is working without having to force the criteria for which the alert was made.

    7 votes
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  10. Microsoft-Windows Diagnostic-Performance

    We want to monitor the health of our workstations using Azure Monitor. One of the most important metric to start with is the boot time that resides in the event log. Currently Azure Monitor does not collect the event log named "Microsoft-Windows Diagnostic-Performance".

    Can you please add this event log in Azure Monitor?

    6 votes
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  11. Add possibity to disable mail notification when a new action group is created

    When you add email recipient to action group this recipient will obtain mail notification "You're now in the ... action group".

    There is no possibility to disable it. It is annoying when environment is scripted and deployed multiple times.

    Please add possibility to supress this notification.

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  12. free tier

    Bring back the free tier so customers can try Azure Monitor for free.

    4 votes
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  13. 1 sms/5 minute limit needs to increased/removed for user friendliness in services.

    In case of VM restart alerts,The 1 SMS / 5 minute limit needs to be increased/removed in order for the service to be useful.
    What is the reason behind this limit?

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    When we initially shipped this feature the rate limiting was 1 SMS / 1 minute. Customer feedback was that 1 SMS was enough to alert the user that they need to log into the portal to investigate what’s going on. The other SMS were just noise.

    We have to have a rate limit in place for telecommunications regulatory reasons. A lot of countries regulate how many SMS may be sent to a particular phone number per-minute. If a sender exceeds that limit wireless carriers will blacklist the sender.

  14. Allow Action Groups to be assigned to alerts across subscriptions

    -A single team defines action groups, with custom payloads and webhook endpoints
    -Deploys them to their resource group
    -Assigns the tenant read access to the resource
    -Other teams can then create alerts and utilize that single source to pick action groups

    3 votes
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  15. Add support for Oracle Enterprise Linux to Dependency Agent

    Currently the following message is provided during installation of dependency agent on OEL 7.7

    Dependency Agent 9.10.0.7820 Setup for Linux

    Checking installation environment...

    Oracle Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel (4.14.35-1902.6.6.el7uek.x86_64) is not supported.

    The Dependency Agent was not installed.

    3 votes
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  16. Azure Dashboards. Enable auto refresh for Azure Monitor (metrics an logs) tiles

    Currently only Application Insights tiles are enabled to automatically refresh.

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  17. Metric Display Name and Threshold Name are confusing.

    I found that there are differences between Metric Display Name and Threshold Name for alert setting. E.g, about ExpressRoute, Metric is BitsInPerSecond but Threshold Name is CountPerSecond. I know those names mean same value. I think it's very confusing. I hope those name will be same name.

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  18. Ability to filter storage logs

    When there are a lot of calls to the storage the new diagnostic settings can be a bit too verbose and thus create a lot of Log Analytics costs. In my case it was so bad that Log Analytics cost more than the storage itself. There should be an option to filter out some actions / users before the logs are being sent over to Log Analytics.

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  19. Disable Edit mode for Read permission Workbooks

    Hi Guys,

    i'm putting this issue on the UV based on this article.
    https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/azure-sentinel/protecting-mssp-s-intellectual-property-in-azure-sentinel/ba-p/1420941

    I am working for MSSP and we want to protect our workbooks .In this article they mention that you can "protect " your workbook IP, by deploy it to your own Tenant, but what if the customer want to see in the data and the visuals , they still able to see the queries, which is in our case for us part of our IP. Give only Read permission(Azure Sentinel Reader or Log Analytics Reader Role) you still be able to EDIT the workbook, this is…

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  20. Azure monitor - Additional dimensions for application insights metrics

    Good day,

    Can you please add additional dimensions like "urlHost" to Application insights metric alerts. (Microsoft.Insights/Components)
    It's a more effective way to monitor a service that has multiple hosts behind a load balancer.

    Thanks

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