Extracting Nested Fields in Kusto 2.0

What a difference 3 years makes. Since my last Extracting nested fields post, I’ve learned a lot and thought it might be time to provide a new post with new examples and more ways to accomplish the same goal. Like the first version, but better! Operators, Functions & Dynamic Types, Oh my! There are a number …

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Azure Monitor Alerts from Azure Resource Graph

In my previous post I talked about how we can now query Azure Resource Graph data with Log Analytics. The purpose of that addition was to be able to alert on Azure Resource Graph data with Azure Monitor Alerts. In this post I’ll show exactly what you need to be able to create alerts in …

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Managed Identity for Azure Monitor Log Alerts

Have you created a Log Alert recently? You might have noticed a new section under “Details” of the alert. Managed Identity has been added to Log Alerts, to allow you to set a context in which the Log Alert query will run in. This setting is currently in preview and you can read more about …

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Migrating Classic Application Insights

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Unless you’ve been living under a rock the last year or so, you know that Application Insights now lives on top of Log Analytics. Which also means you need to convert your Classic Application Insights to the new Workspace model Applicaiton Insights. The docs for this process and what it entails can be found here. …

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Find Full FSLogix Profiles

If you’re using Azure Virtual Desktop (AVD) or Citrix with FSLogix, your users profiles in FSLogix are pretty important to them and their overall experience using Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI). If their profiles are full or almost full this can cause a whole host of issues, not the least of which possibly failing to login. …

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Monitor Key Vault Certificates

Did you know we can now monitor and alert on Key Vault Certificates and their expiration? I’m sure you did, there’s post after post of people showing this with Event Grid. So what’s the point of my post then? Well dear reader if you’ve ever read any of my posts or know anything about me, I …

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Alerting at Scale in Azure (Again)

So, you want to alert at scale in Azure. Come grab a seat and let me regale you with the pitfalls of resource types, subscription & resource group scopes, and Log Analytics. I have previously talked about Alerting at Scale with PowerShell in this post and how to do it with PowerShell in this post. …

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