2019-09-05 05:37:00 UTC

What advice do you have for others considering Azure Monitor?


If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Azure Monitor, what would you say?

How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?

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Top 20Consultant

My advice for anybody who is implementing Azure Monitor is to look for the tutorial before starting. Then, to install and set up the monitor, use the wizards. The combination will help you to find the best ways to use the tools. I would rate this solution a seven out of ten.

2020-05-20 06:52:57 UTC
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Top 5Real User

This is a good enough product for anyone wanting something that might not be top of the range but it does the work easily, is simple to configure and is a fair price. I would rate this solution an eight out of 10.

2020-05-10 08:05:59 UTC
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Top 20Real User

We're using the latest version of the solution. I'm not sure of the exact version number. Basically, it's a service. I'm a partner of Microsoft. I'm using this solution for monitoring for my customers. I believe it's a good product for me, to monitor all the services across many clients. The businesses I assist are all small or medium-sized companies. I would recommend the solution. Any company can just buy the product and use it straight away. There is no need for a proof of concept. I'd rate the solution eight out of ten.

2020-03-16 06:56:09 UTC
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Top 5LeaderboardReal User

My advice for anybody who is implementing this tool is to take your time with it and see if it is the right one for you. If it is, then get rid of all of the other tools. This is a good product but it is not very user-friendly at this stage. I would rate this solution a six out of ten.

2020-02-02 10:42:14 UTC
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Top 10Real User

I would rate Azure Monitor an eight out of ten. In order to make it a perfect ten, the solution should be simplified. For a beginner, it's kind of complex. It should be made easier for beginners or newcomers. I would recommend this product. We get good results from Microsoft Azure, so that's why we stick with Microsoft Azure. I definitely recommend this product to all my colleagues or my friends or my friend's companies.

2020-01-29 11:22:00 UTC
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Top 5Consultant

I have been using this product almost since it was first released. It changed in the last two or three years to be officially launched. I think the initial release of Monitor came out about four years ago and has improved a bit. So on a scale from one to ten where one is the worst and ten is the best, I would rate Azure Monitor further up there than I would have before. It is eight now. It is really production-ready. I'm not going to give it 10 out of 10 cause nothing's ever that good but I'll give it an 8.5 out of 10. To get closer to being a ten they would need automation of alerting. What I mean by this is adding a feature where you drag-and-drop what you want and then you can click and it exports the template. That would be ideal. I think there is actually a way to do that template export, but there isn't a dedicated export function. You can do that without a dedicated function when you deploy, but you can't do that with a visual monitor at the moment. In any case, I would definitely recommend the product for Azure users because it is seamlessly integrated into the platform.

2019-10-28 06:33:00 UTC
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Top 10Real User

Currently, we are using all deployment models: public cloud, private, hybrid, and on-premises. Since we already have Azure, they deliver the monitoring solution as part of our environment. Azure is more integrated into the infrastructure than New Relic was. You can use infrastructure components versus the analytics tool, which is a separate component that you can use for multiple things in different ways. Currently, I would rate the solution eight out of ten. It's working very well. It does exactly what I expect it to do. I think it's a good solution. It's very well supported by Microsoft.

2019-10-02 11:08:00 UTC
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Top 20Reseller

My advice to others would be to do design planning. I believe there is room for improvement, especially when it comes to mobile applications. That is why my rating is eight out of ten.

2019-09-05 05:37:00 UTC
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