Service Map Machine Groups

With the general availability of Service Map, you were able to automatically discover and build a common reference map of dependencies across servers, processes, and services from partners in real-time. It helped you expedite pinpointing issues by visualizing dependencies of individual servers. What if you could extend those insights across multiple servers to help you…


Solution targeting in public preview

Hi all! We’ve released solution targeting to public preview. This feature enables you to create a computer group via search and then scope agent-based solutions to that computer group. To use the feature: Create a computer group from search in the OMS portal. Create a scope configuration (which will include one or more computer groups)…


WannaCrypt attacks: guidance for Operations Management Suite customers

Strengthening the security posture of your infrastructure is critical in protecting against evolving cyber threats. The following steps are recommended to safeguard your resources against the recent WannaCrypt ransomware attack: This recent WannaCrypt malware exploits a Service Message Block (SMB) vulnerability (CVE-2017-0145). Customers should immediately install MS17-010 to resolve this vulnerability. Review all SMB endpoints exposed…


Azure Application Insights Enterprise as part of Operations Management Suite subscription

Update for Operations Management Suite customers: We recently added Azure Application Insights Enterprise to the Microsoft Operations Management Suite E1 and E2 as an additional component at no additional cost. Specifically, each unit of Operations Management Suite E1 and E2 includes an entitlement to 1 node of the Enterprise tier of Application Insights. Each Application Insights node includes…


Announcing the general availability of OMS Solutions for Nutanix by Comtrade software

We are excited to announce the general availability of the Nutanix Monitoring Solution from Comtrade Software for Operations Management Suite (OMS). It enables monitoring, event analytics, and log analytics for on-premises Nutanix Enterprise Clouds. It extends OMS by: Providing out-of-the box alerts Providing historic Nutanix performance metrics like cluster/host/storage/virtual machine latency, input/output operations per second…


IT Service Management Connector Public Preview

This post was authored by Rahul Gupta, Senior Program Manager, Enterprise Cloud Management Team. As you move to the Cloud and start managing your hybrid IT environment with Operations Management Suite (OMS), we are committed to providing the best experience for you. We understand that there is an increased pressure to deliver continuous services for…


Monitoring containers running on Service Fabric with OMS Insights and Analytics – Container Monitoring Solution

Hello all, this is Keiko, Program Manager from the OMS team. We are excited to extend our monitoring capabilities to Service Fabric containers. Service Fabric support for Windows Server container orchestration is generally available as of today. Linux container orchestration support has been in public preview since November 2016. For more details about container deployment…


Announcing the general availability of Service Map solution

Modern applications are complex, multi-tier, business-service systems that might span multiple datacenters and cloud hosting environments. To manage these applications and ensure they meet their SLA, you need an end-to-end view that ties together the different application components and infrastructure services. I am excited to announce the general availability of Service Map, which enables you…


Introducing OMS DNS Analytics

Summary: Use DNS Analytics to get security, performance- and operations-related insights into DNS infrastructure. Hi everyone, Abhave Sharma here, and today I’m excited to announce that DNS Analytics is available in Public Preview. In this post, I’ll take you through some of the cool capabilities that DNS Analytics provides, such as identification of clients resolving to…


Monitor Kubernetes Containers with OMS Insight & Analytics Container Monitoring solution

Hello, everyone. This is Keiko, program manager from the OMS team. We’ve heard many requests for supporting containers on Kubernetes. So, we have extended the support to Kubernetes, like we did with Mesosphere DC/OS late last year. Now, you have a unified Container Monitoring solution for containers on Azure Container Service, Mesosphere DC/OS, and Kubernetes….