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Azure Integration Guide for Business

By : Joshua Garverick, Jack Lee, Mélony Qin, Trevoir Williams
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Azure Integration Guide for Business

By: Joshua Garverick, Jack Lee, Mélony Qin, Trevoir Williams

Overview of this book

Azure Integration Guide for Business is essential for decision makers planning to transform their business with Microsoft Azure. The Microsoft Azure cloud platform can improve the availability, scalability, and cost-efficiency of any business. The guidance in this book will help decision makers gain valuable insights into proactively managing their applications and infrastructure. You'll learn to apply best practices in Azure Virtual Network and Azure Storage design, ensuring an efficient and secure cloud infrastructure. You'll also discover how to automate Azure through Infrastructure as Code (IaC) and leverage various Azure services to support OLTP applications. Next, you’ll explore how to implement Azure offerings for event-driven architectural solutions and serverless applications. Additionally, you’ll gain in-depth knowledge on how to develop an automated, secure, and scalable solutions. Core elements of the Azure ecosystem will be discussed in the final chapters of the book, such as big data solutions, cost governance, and best practices to help you optimize your business. By the end of this book, you’ll understand what a well-architected Azure solution looks like and how to lead your organization toward a tailored Azure solution that meets your business needs.
Table of Contents (15 chapters)

Understanding monitoring with Azure

Azure offers a comprehensive suite of services and features specifically tailored for application monitoring. These tools enable businesses to gain valuable insights into the performance and health of their applications, empowering them to make informed decisions and take timely actions to optimize performance, troubleshoot problems, and ensure efficient resource utilization.

In this section, we will explore the various tools that empower businesses to effectively track and analyze various aspects of their applications, including performance metrics, system logs, and application diagnostics.

Azure Monitor

Azure Monitor (see Figure 2.4: Azure Monitor) offers comprehensive monitoring and diagnostics capabilities for applications and infrastructure hosted on the platform. It serves as a fully managed service that brings together various monitoring functionalities into a centralized location.

Figure 2.4: Azure Monitor...