Tag Archives: Azure Operational Insights

Why My Newly Added Event Log to OMS Not Appearing in Search

This blog post it is kind of short tip but also something you should pay attention to. You might end up adding a event log to OMS but the events from that log not appearing in OMS. Full article here.

OMS – Near-Real Time (NRT) Performance Data Collection

I was working on a OMS project a few days ago and came across a new feature called Near-Real Time (NRT) Performance Data Collection.  I have been anticipating the release of this feature, so I was very excited to see that it had been released!  Let’s take a quick look…. First, let’s enable the NRT Performance […]

OMS Automation Part 1 – Execute Azure Automation Runbooks Against OpsMgr On-Premises

I was recently tasked with integrating OpsMgr and OMS, in addition to configuring the Automation solution and POC a OpsMgr automation task for a customer. During my adventures locating documentation on the various configuration steps to get everything integrated and working properly, I found that there really is not much “how to” documentation available out […]

OMS Automation Part 2 – Create a Custom Azure Automation Runbook to Execute Against OpsMgr On-Premises

In part 1 of the OMS Automation series I reviewed how to configure the Hybrid Runbook Worker to run Azure Automation against on-premises servers, specifically OpsMgr (here).  Additionally, we covered how to import and configure an existing Azure Automation integration module on the Hybrid Worker agent and in Azure Automation, and then demonstrated how to […]

Windows Firewall Auditing with Operations Management Suite Part 2

While I was writing the previous blog on that subject I’ve remembered that I’ve forgot writing on another tip with Windows Firewall auditing. This tip is a small one. You can easily gather log data about Windows Firewall Port changes by adding the following log: Microsoft-Windows-Windows Firewall With Advanced Security/Firewall That way when someone adds/removes […]

Windows Firewall Auditing with Operations Management Suite

I was browsing trough Operations Management Suite and in the Security and Audit Solution I’ve noticed something new. There was a tile with text “Distinct IP Addresses Accessed”. When I first saw that tile my number was 0. Clicking on the tile lead me to the following query: Type=WindowsFirewall CommunicationDirection=SEND | measure count() by RemoteIP […]

Auditing PowerShell with Operations Management Suite

It has been a long time since I haven’t blogged about my new love Operations Management Suite . This blog post will show you how easily you can audit all PowerShell commands that executed in your environment with Log Analytics in Operations Management Suite. I love PowerShell and I think GUI should be only for […]

My Webinar on Log Analytics in Operations Management Suite

Yesterday I’ve done a webinar for my company Lumagate on Azure OpInsights which is now called Operations Management Suite. If you are interested in viewing this webinar you can find it on Lumagate’s content Library.

Azure Operational Insights Becomes Microsoft Operations Management Suite and Gains Some Features

Yes I know another change in the name. Let’s hope that this will be the last one. Microsoft Operations Management Suite actually includes 4 services: Operational Insights Backup (Azure Backup) Site Recovery (Azure Site Recovery) Automation (Azure Automation) Note that the portal for this new service is Operational Insights’ portal and also Azure is no […]

Azure Automation – Hybrid Worker Setup

It is May 4th which marks the start of Microsoft Ignite 2015 and of course new Azure features start to appear. So first Azure Automation is now available in the preview portal: This new experience also gives you the option to create graphical runbooks: Although this looks great I think I will still prefer writing […]