Announcing Public Preview – OMS Container Solution for Linux

What is OMS Container Solution for Linux? Docker container is an open-source technology that you can use to build, run, test, and deploy distributed applications inside software containers. Because containers are lightweight, pared-down virtual machines that can be easily provisioned, developers have created them sporadically as a solution to support their continuous delivery. As containers are…


View your Agent Health in OMS

Summary: Learn how to view and monitor the health of your Windows and Linux agents in OMS. Hi everyone, Nini here, and today I’m happy to announce that you are now able to view and monitor the health of your Windows and Linux agents in OMS. With agent heartbeat events, you can gain insights into the…


Raw searchable performance metrics in OMS

Summary:  Raw performance metrics are now available in search. Good morning everyone, Leyla Kazemi here, and today I am happy to announce that raw performance metrics are now searchable in OMS. Although you could previously collect performance metrics with granularity as low as 10 seconds, the data was aggregated at 30-minute interval. This means that…


Customize your metrics chart visualization in OMS

Summary: Learn how to customize your metrics chart visualization in OMS by adding labels, units, and logarithmic scale. Good morning everyone, Leyla Kazemi here, and today I want to talk about new ways to customize your metrics visualization. Add units One of the new capabilities that is available in metrics chart view is the ability to…


Use OMS View Designer for SQL Server monitoring

Summary: Learn how to use OMS View Designer to create a custom SQL Server monitoring solution. Good morning, everyone. Manjnath Ajjampur is here, and, in my role as a Cloud Infrastructure Architect at Microsoft, I focus on our Hybrid Cloud solutions where I partner with our customers who are implementing Microsoft Operations Management Suite. Recently,…


Bring your custom collectd metrics into the OMS Log Analytics platform

Summary: Learn how to set up and install the collectd Linux open source daemon so that you can bring performance metrics into OMS Log Analytics. Good morning everyone, Anurag Gupta here, and today I’m going to show you how to bring your custom collectd metrics into the powerful Log Analytics platform. collectd is an open…


OMS View Designer: Visualize your data your way

Summary: Create data visualizations with this new OMS feature. Hey folks, Evan Hissey here to bring you another awesome OMS feature! I’m happy to announce that the new View Designer feature is releasing to public preview today! The View Designer enables you to create visualizations and dashboards that are powered by your OMS data as…


OMS Log Analytics Agent multi-homing support

Summary: Learn how to get the latest OMS Log Analytics Agent. Hello, this is Satya Vel, from the OMS team, and today I want to talk about OMS Log Analytics Agent. The OMS Log Analytics Agent, which is also known as Microsoft Monitoring Agent for Windows, now enables you to send data from one server…


Syslog collection in Operations Management Suite

Summary: Learn how to configure and use the OMS Agent for Linux for syslog collection. Good morning everyone, Anurag Gupta from the OMS team here, and today I want to talk about syslog collection with Operations Management Suite. One of the core features with Linux management in Operations Management Suite (OMS) is collection of Syslog…


OMS Log Analytics is now available in more regions

SUMMARY: Microsoft Operations Management Suite log analytics is now available in more regions. OMS Log Analytics is extending its presence in the different regions. In addition to East US and West Europe, now it is available in Australia Southeast and Southeast Asia. Today you can create your Log Analytics workspace and select it to reside…

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