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Azure Health Availability Status

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Host Template: Cloud - Azure - Health Availability Status

Azure Health Availability Status allows you to monitor the health statuses of your Azure resources, allowing you to easily view the status of your resources.

This Host Template allows you to monitor the status of your Azure resources. For a full list of supported resources, see: Resource types and health checks in Azure resource health

This Host Template includes the following Service Checks:

Service Check Name Description Default Thresholds (Warning, Critical) UOM
Azure - Health Availability Status The health status of all Azure resources in a given resource group [Default Timespan = 5mins, Granularity = 5mins] N/A NA

Usage Instructions

To use this Host Template you will need to provide access to the subscription you wish to monitor

Navigate to the Subscriptions section and select your Subscription.

In the Subscription to be monitored, click Access Control (IAM).

Then click the Add button, select the required role and select the application, once for each of the following roles: * Reader

Add Subscription to Application

Add Subscription to Application

Repeat these steps for each subscription you wish to monitor.



Step 1: Add this Host Template

Add the Cloud - Azure - Health Availability Status Host Template to your Opsview Monitor host. If the resource you're monitoring has no hostname or public IP, then open the Advanced settings pane and change Host Check Command to Always assumed to be UP.

For more information, refer to Opsview Knowledge Center - Adding Host Templates to Hosts.



Step 2: Add and configure variables required for this Host Template

The Service Checks in this Host Template use the following variables, and they will be added to your Opsview Monitor instance when you import the Opspack:

AZURE_CREDENTIALS

The Value is not used and therefore can be set to anything. Override the arguments with your Azure Credentials.

| Parameter | Position in Variable | Name | Description | |:---------:|:--------------------:|:-----|:------------| | --subscription-id | Arg1 | Subscription ID | The Subscription ID of your Azure Subscription | | --client-id | Arg2 | Client ID | The Client ID of your Azure Subscription | | --secret-key | Arg3 | Secret Key | The Secret Key of your Azure Subscription | | --tenant-id | Arg4 | Tenant ID | The Tenant ID of your Azure Subscription |

AZURE_HEALTH_AVAILABILITY_RESOURCE_GROUP

Set the value of this variable to the name of the Azure Resource Group you want to monitor. You can have multiple host variables to monitor the status of multiple Azure Resource Groups.

| Parameter | Position in Variable | Name | Description | |:---------:|:--------------------:|:-----|:------------| | --resource-group | Value | Health Availability Resource Group | The Resource Group to monitor |

AZURE_HEALTH_AVAILABILITY_SETTINGS

This variable is optional. By default it shows the status of all resources in your Resources Group. Add this variable if you would like to limit the number of resources shown in the UI.

Parameter Position in Variable Name Description
--resource-limit Arg1 Resource Limit The number of resources to show. By default shows the status of all resources that are not available.


For more information, refer to Opsview Knowledge Center - Adding Variables to Hosts.

For mode-specific help, run the plugin with the -h -m <mode> flags. This will list the required and optional Variable Arguments for that mode. The appropriate mode for each Service Check is listed here:

Service Check Name Mode
Azure - Health Availability Status Az.Health.Availability.Status



Step 3: Apply changes and the system will now be monitored

View Output

v1.0-opsview-6

ODI-3806 Cloud Azure Opspack

Initial release for Cloud Azure Opspack