Azure OpInsights: Enabling Collection of Azure Diagnostics Data from Storage Account

This post demonstrates how specific diagnostic data in storage accounts of an Azure Cloud Service (consisting of web and worker roles) can be collected by Microsoft Azure Operational Insights (OpInsights) and how Windows events from custom application specific event logs can be collected as well.       At current (March 2015), the only way to send… Read more

Microsoft Azure: Configuring Azure PowerShell for OpsMgr to Monitor Azure Subscriptions & Services

The goal here is to allow the SCOM agent to be able to run a PowerShell script (with a run-as account) that uses Azure PS cmdlets with a Microsoft Azure management certificate to obtain the subscription information for monitoring or alerting purposes in System Center Operations Manager. Furthermore, once OpsMgr is able to retrieve the… Read more