Azure VMs

Last updated on 24 November, 2020

LogicMonitor currently has one DataSource for monitoring Azure VM performance metrics:

  1. Microsoft_Azure_VMs – collects basic performance data for Azure VMs

Note that installing a Collector within your Azure environment and monitoring your VMs via Collector will provide more comprehensive metrics than those reported via the Azure Monitor API.  See this page for instructions on how to do this.


Source: Azure Insights API


  • DiskReadBytes
  • DiskReadOperationsPerSec
  • DiskWriteBytes
  • DiskWriteOperationsPerSec
  • NetworkIn
  • NetworkOut
  • PercentageCPU

Default Polling Interval: 1 minute

Additional Configuration Necessary?:  No. Monitoring will automatically begin for your VMs once they are discovered.



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