Using the Azure REST APIs to Retrieve Event Hub Metrics

Azure Event Hubs are a great way to ingest data in Azure for consumption by other services. They are a reliable “Platform as a Service” that can be scaled up to support millions of events per second, and can support multiple subscribers. In any application, it is important to have visibility into each part of…

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Retrieving Resource Metrics via the Azure Insights API

There are many options for configuring monitoring and alerting for Azure resources. The Azure portal will show some default metrics. It is also possible to enable more advanced or custom diagnostic settings. The links below provide additional details on enabling diagnostics and monitoring for two popular Azure compute resources, Azure Web Apps and Azure Virtual Machines. Visual…


Monitoring and Alerting in Azure

The following features are provided to monitor Azure resources: Azure Status – portal showing status of all Azure services Service Health – information on health of Azure services Resource Health – information on health of Azure resources Audit Logs – outcome of management operations Metric Alerts – metric alerts created for Azure resources Azure Insights…

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