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Exploring Anomalies with Log Analytics using KQL

Detecting anomalies in your data can be a very powerful and desired functionality. Within Azure Monitor we provide a really easy method to alert on Anomalies if they are coming from Metrics (Creating Alerts with Dynamic Thresholds in Azure Monitor – Azure Monitor | Microsoft Docs). But what if the anomalies you want to detect […]

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Azure REST API through Logic App

As you mature in your cloud journey you may start to be intrigued by the Azure REST API. I feel like sometimes our answer to almost anything is “we could do that through the REST API.” This is a true statement but when we are talking to Infrastructure Engineers a REST API solution might be intimidating. What I want to do in

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New Resource Reporting

Intro One of the common ask I get from customers is to alert on new resources when they are created. I typically hesitate to alert every time a single resource is created because I think the better approach is to generate a report of new resource on a schedule. So, for this blog I want to walk you through utilizing Azure Logic Apps

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Dynamic ARM Templates with Copy Variable

Intro Brad Watts here to talk about how we can elevate our ARM Templates to the next level using the “copy” option within our variables. When you’re starting your journey on building ARM Templates we make them more dynamic by adding Parameters to the templates. When we start building our library of templates to be used in our organization

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Detecting Azure Cost Anomalies

Brad Watts here to talk about a solution that I’ve implemented with several organizations in my role as a CSA. Azure Cost Management is a powerful way to visualize and report on your Azure spend but it doesn’t currently give you the ability to detect when you have cost anomalies. Below we will walk through how to load

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Monitoring for Azure Subscription Creation

  Introduction A common ask from enterprise customers is the ability to monitor for the creation of Azure Subscriptions. This is not as easy as you might think so I wanted to walk you through a solution I’ve used to accomplish this. Below we will walk through creating an Azure Logic App that runs on a schedule

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