Q. How do I use Azure alerts?

Q. How do I use Azure alerts?

Q. How do I use Azure alerts?

A. Azure Alerts enable alerts to be created which will email the administrators and additional people specified in certain conditions, for example if CPU is above a certain threshold.

  1. Launch the new Azure portal, https://portal.azure.com
  2. Browse to the VM you wish to create an alert for (Browse - Virtual machines - )
  3. In the Operations lens select the Alert rules part
  4. Select the Add alert action
  5. Enter a name, description and select the metric to monitor (such as CPU, disk or network). Also specify conditions and the actual alerting options then click OK

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