Integrate Azure Operational Insights into System Center Operations Manager Dashboards

[NOTE -  Operational Insights is now a part of Operations Management Suite. Learn more at ]

At TechED North America 2014 in our session on System Center Advisor we briefly showed a proof of concept on how to contextually drive System Center Advisor search using Operations Manager dashboards. We now have this integration ready for you all to use.

The sample dashboards and scripts used to highlight this integration are linked below:

Sample OpInsights dashboard with event search :

Sample (simple) performance search :

Sample (complex) performance search :

To use this integration you need to be signed up and actively using Azure Operational Insights Preview which you can do so at

By integrating Operations Manager and OpInsights you get the best of both worlds – the ability to see the real-time health of objects and use that context to mine the operational data that Operational Insights collects in a fast and fluid way.