Reducing the volume (and cost) of data sent to Application Insights

Hello everyone, In a project I have been working on recently we relied on Application Insights to gather trace logging on the data which was being processed in our system. To achieve 100% traceability we disabled any kind of sampling on the client side and set Application Insights to ingest 100% of the data. After…


Richer exception details in Application Insights (custom exceptions!)

Hello everyone, [Update]: I thought a great place for this code to run would be a telemetry processor, so I created one. I shared it on GitHub: https://github.com/helgemahrt/EnhancedApplicationInsights/blob/master/helgemahrt.EnhancedAI/Shared/TelemetryProcessors/ExceptionTelemetryEnhancer.cs Additionally, I packed it into a NuGet package, which you can find here: https://www.nuget.org/packages/helgemahrt.EnhancedAI While working on a project recently I encountered a situation where we needed…