What is Microsoft Azure?
Microsoft Azure is a cloud computing service operated by Microsoft for application management via Microsoft-managed data-centers. It provides software as a service (SaaS), platform as a service (PaaS), and infrastructure as a service (IaaS) and supports many different programming languages, tools, and frameworks, including both Microsoft-specific and third-party software and systems.
Created in 2010, Microsoft Azure uses large-scale virtualization at datacenters worldwide to offer more than 600 services including Mobile Services, Storage, Communication, etc.
Microsoft Azure monitoring
This package automatically configures the ServicePilot Agent in order to monitor availability and performance of **Microsoft Azure ** with the Microsoft APIs.
cloud-azure package can be configured to collects the following metrics
- Resource Health
- Virtual Machines
- Virtual Machine Scale Sets
- Network Interfaces
- SQL Server