In The Cloud: Azure Operational Insights for Server Monitoring

Microsoft is now offering a preview version of Azure Operational Insights, which is a cloud based server monitoring solution and replacement for System Center Advisor. I decided to try it out on my desktop’s default installation of SQL Server 2014. I picked this SQL Server instance because it’s not configured how I would configure a production server. I wanted to see what things Azure Operational Insights would find. I went to http://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/services/operational-insights/ to get…(read more)