Azure Log Analytics: Looking at data and costs

At some stage, you either need to add a new set of data to Log Analytics or even look at your usage and costs. Originally you looked at the Usage table for this data. Reference: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/azure-monitor/platform/log-standard-properties¬† and https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/azure-monitor/platform/manage-cost-storage   As you can see from these docs (and please read them as I wont go over…


Azure Log Analytics: Disk Space Usage – Part 3

This is a minor update I have been meaning to post for quite a few weeks now. Series Decompose Forecast has been introduced and in my mind it makes the trend for disk (and other data points) easier to code and to view. // Dec 2018 option, using Series_decompose_forecast // // Project disk capacity forward…


Learn for Free KQL–the language Log Analytics and other services use

KQL, the Kusto Query Language, is used to query Azure’s services. This course will teach you the basic syntax of KQL, then cover advanced topics such as machine learning and time series analysis, as well as exporting your data to various platforms. https://www.pluralsight.com/courses/kusto-query-language-kql-from-scratch I’ve been using KQL for quite a while, but still found this…