How to create your own Azure Monitor Workbooks?

By | June 10, 2020

You can create your own Azure Monitor Workbook. Using Azure Monitor Workbooks, you can quickly make intelligent decisions on your services running on Azure. Monitor Service health, analyze metrics, logs, and traces can all be done from Azure Monitoring Services. Azure Monitor Workbook built top of Azure Monitoring Services, which gives you insights into your services quickly and efficiently. In the previous post we have seen how we can use Azure Monitor Workbook, let us take a look at how we can create our own Azure Monitor Workbook

Create your own Azure Monitor Workbooks

To start with, open the Azure Monitor Service and navigate to “Workbooks“. Then click on “New” to create a new Workbooks.

In the new workbook creation window you will now have the option to choose different elements for the workbook, such as Text, Metrics, and add custom queries to fetch log data.

We can add multiple content control into the workbook and add the same controls multiple times with different sets of values and select the Azure resources for the same.

Once done, provide necessary details such as name, subscription, and resource group under which you want to create the workbook.

Once it’s saved, you can see this on the list of Workbook section. you can click on your newly created workbook to view the analytics for selected azure resources.

Hope this helps !