Monitoring Nutanix with OMS – Public Preview

Summary: The Nutanix Monitoring Solution from Comtrade Software now integrates with Operations Management Suite. Today we’re announcing the public preview 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 historic Nutanix performance metrics…


OMS Agent setup communication error ID 4004

We have recently seen a customer attempt to add a server to an OMS Log Analytics workspace, but the attempt failed and produced the following error in the Operations Manager event log on that server. In the TracingGUIDSNative.log ETW log files, we saw these entries: [ServiceConnector] [] [Information] :CBackgroundRequester::OnTimerCallback{backgroundrequester_cpp657}Beginning background request for URL “https:// a12b3c4d-5e6f-7a8b-9c0d-1e2f3a4b5c6d.oms.opinsights.azure.com/AgentService.svc/AgentTopologyRequest”….


OMS Security malware assessment adds support for more antimalware vendors

FAST FACT: OMS Security is adding support for Symantec Endpoint Protection and Trend Micro Deep Security to its Antimalware assessment solution. This service update adds support for assessing whether servers are protected by anti-malware solutions from these vendors and whether these solutions are operational. The OMS Antimalware dashboard now reflects this new feature. ======================================== Microsoft Operations Management…


Enable Azure resource metrics logging using PowerShell

Summary: Use a script to enable metrics logging for PaaS resources. Azure Platform as a Service (PaaS) resources, like Azure SQL and Web Sites (Web Apps), can emit performance metrics data natively to OMS. This script allows users to enable metrics logging for PaaS resources at a the level of a subscription or resource group. Today,…


Join the OMS Log Analytics Customer Panel

Want to see the latest feature updates, hear from other enterprise customers and get a peek into our roadmap? Then, the monthly OMS Log Analytics Customer Panel is a great meeting for you to join. This call is led by Satya Vel, one of our engineering leaders, and is an opportunity for you to hear…


VMware Monitoring Solution updates

Hi, this is Keiko. We now support VMware VSphere 6.5 on OMS VMware Monitoring Solution. Just for a recap, here’s the VMware monitoring with OMS blog. We were at the HPE Discover Conference 2016 at ExCel London last week where more than 13,000 customers attended. In the keynote session, OMS Container and VMware Solution were…


Automatic dependency discovery and mapping with Service Map – Public Preview

Summary: Use Service Map to discover TCP-connected processes and build topology views. Hi everyone, Nick Burling here, and today I’m excited to announce that Service Map (formerly known as Application Dependency Monitor) is available in Public Preview. In this post, I’ll take you through some of the cool capabilities that Service Map provides like automatic discovery…


Get notified if OMS Log Analytics usage is higher than expected

Summary: Good morning everyone, Richard Rundle here, and today I want to talk about how you can get notified if your usage of Log Analytics goes above a predefined limit. New Usage view In mid-September, we updated the Usage view in Log Analytics so that you can get more insight into how much data is being…


Use Operations Management Suite to monitor containers on Azure Container Service with Mesosphere DC/OS

Hello everyone. This is Keiko again. We’ve got such a great response on the Container solution that we’ve extended this effort into Azure Container Service. As you are aware, Azure Container Service provides a pre-built container deployment infrastructure platform with the choice of an orchestrator that includes DC/OS and Docker Swarm. For our initial effort…


Search for up to two years of data with OMS Log Analytics

Summary: Modify the retention value to save data for up to two years in Log Analytics. Update: You can now change the retention period by using the Azure portal. Instructions and more information are available at Change how long Log Analytics stores data. Good morning everyone, Richard Rundle here, and today I want to talk about…