Feature Support Notes
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Visualization
Dashboards yes multiple, fully customizable, unlimited, historical
Performance Reports yes persisted or adhoc, unlimited
Uptime Reports yes persisted or adhoc, unlimited
  Alert Reports yes unlimited, historical
  Action Reports yes unlimited, historical
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Alerts
Unlimited alerts yes
Outage alerts yes
Performance alerts yes
Alerts based on log data yes
Custom conditions yes flexible & comprehensive alert evaluation engine
Metric aggregation yes can alert based on running averages and other aggregated stats
Auto on/off functionality yes
Sustained periods and throttling yes
  Scheduled quiet time yes  
Email alerts yes
SMS alerts yes* via Twillio integration
Escalation & quiet hours yes* via PagerDuty integration
Alert text customization yes customize text of any alert posted to any system
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Integrations      

Twillio yes
  Hipchat yes  
  Zendesk yes  
  Freshdesk yes  
  Slack yes  
  PagerDuty yes   
  Loggly yes   
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Multi-user
Unlimited users yes
Customize alert delivery by user yes
User-based permissions yes
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Multi-Tenancy System-Integrator/Service-Provider B2B2B features
Multi-customer/tenant support yes unlimited
User-separation/segregation yes different tenants can have different or same users
Single bill yes Across all tenants in a subscription
Utilization Report by tenant yes
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Data storage & retention
Multi-tenant or Dedicated Mult-tenant data is logically separated
Data region affinity yes 3 regions at this time: US, Europe, Japan
Raw data retention policy 1-2months
Aggregated data retention policy 1year
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Billing
Consumption tracking hourly
Monthly billing yes credit-card only
Annual billing yes invoice-only at this time
Invoice/PO billing yes annual subscriptions only
Overage support yes
Consumption utilization reports yes
Discounted Volume pricing yes
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Support
Ticket-based yes free
Online Chat yes free
Email-based yes free
Forums yes free
Phone/Webex/Skype yes scheduled, free
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Azure Cloud Services Monitoring (Alerts, dashboards, reports)
Any performance counters yes via Azure API or CloudMonix agent
Windows Event logs yes via Azure API or CloudMonix agent
Running tasks yes via CloudMonix agent only
Scheduled tasks yes via CloudMonix agent only
Windows Services yes via CloudMonix agent only
Outage detection yes via Azure API or CloudMonix agent
Azure Cloud Services Automation Automatio triggers based on any metrics captured & schedule
Automated Instance Rebooting yes via Azure API
Automated Instance Re-imaging yes via Azure API
Automated Powershell execution yes via CloudMonix agent only
Auto-scaling yes very sophisticated capabilities
Comprehensive Auto-scaling signals yes any metric/signal from anywhere in CloudMonix account
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Azure Virtual Machines Monitoring Windows and Linux, Classic or ARM/v2 deployment
Any performance counters yes via Azure Windows Diagnostics API or CloudMonix Windows agent only
Windows Event logs yes via Azure Windows Diagnostics API or CloudMonix Windows agent only
Running tasks yes via CloudMonix Windows agent only
Scheduled tasks yes

via CloudMonix Windows agent only

Windows Services yes

via CloudMonix Windows agent only

  PowerShell-driven metrics yes via CloudMonix Windows agent only 
  Syslogs yes Linux only (via Azure Linux Diagnostics)
  System Center XPlatProvider yes Linux only (via Azure Linux Diagnostics) 
Outage detection yes
Azure Virtual Machines Automation Windows and Linux, Classic or ARM/v2 deployment
Automated Instance Rebooting yes
Automated Instance Re-imaging yes
Automated Start/Stop yes
Automated VM Resize yes
Automated Powershell execution yes Windows CloudMonix agent only
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non-Azure Windows Servers Monitoring (Alerts, dashbaords, reports)
Any performance counters yes via CloudMonix agent only
Windows Event logs yes via CloudMonix agent only
Running tasks yes via CloudMonix agent only
Scheduled tasks yes via CloudMonix agent only
Windows Services yes via CloudMonix agent only
 

PowerShell-driven metrics

yes via CloudMonix agent only
Outage detection yes via CloudMonix agent only
non-Azure Windows Servers Automation
Automated Powershell execution yes via CloudMonix agent only
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Azure Web Apps Monitoring
Ingress/Egress, Errors, Cpu, Memory, Requests, Response time yes
  Plan-level metrics: Requests Queued, Executing, CPU & Memory Usage, etc yes   
  Backups yes  
Webjobs yes
Outage detection yes
Azure Web Apps Automation
Automated Website Restart yes
Automated Webjob start yes
Auto-scaling yes very sophisticated capabilities
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Azure SQL Database Monitoring
Outage detection yes
Connection tracking yes
CPU, Memory, Disk utilization yes
Dead-lock detection yes
Top 10 queries yes
Custom metric retrieval yes tracks results of any custom SQL queries
Azure SQL Database Automation
Automated SQL execution yes
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Azure Service Bus Monitoring
Outage detection yes
Queues yes
Subscription Topics yes
Event Hubs yes
Dead-letters yes
Message counts yes
Egress/Ingress yes for Event Hubs only
Message age, contents, ID yes for Queues only
Single alert dead-letter detection yes
  Statistical metrics yes Errors, Throughput, etc
Azure Service Bus Automation
Input into auto-scaling, auto-reboots yes
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Azure Storage Monitoring
Outage detection yes
Blob storage yes
Queue storage yes
Table storage yes
Queue lengths yes
Queue message age, contents, ID yes
Egress/Ingress yes via Storage Analytics
Errors yes via Storage Analytics
Requests yes via Storage Analytics
Azure Storage Automation
Input into auto-scaling, auto-reboots yes
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Azure Virtual Networks Monitoring for site-2-site gateways only
Outage detection yes
Egress/Ingress yes
Connections yes
  Gateway Outage detection yes   
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Azure Automation Monitoring
Runbook failure yes
Azure Automation "Automation"
Automated runbook execution yes any signal in the environment can be used to trigger runbooks
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Azure Scheduler Monitoring      
  Scheduled tasks yes  
  Failure notification yes   
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Azure Backup Vaults Monitoring      
  Backup failures yes   
  Non-started backups yes   
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URL/Website Monitoring
Outage detection yes
SSL Expiration yes
HTML Contents yes
Authentication yes Basic and certificate authentication supported
POST/GET/PUT/etc yes
Headers, Content type customization yes
     
 Network Endpoint Monitoring      
  Outage detection  yes  
  Response time/performance measurement yes  
  Custom message request/response yes  
  TCP support yes  

UDP support yes