Logging SSL certificate data to Azure Log Analytics

by Karl Solgård

There's no built-in way to log SSL data with Azure Application Insights. APIs for SSL analytics exist and that data could be sent in with the "Azure Monitor HTTP Data Collector API".…

Set alerts on crashed Kubernetes pods in Azure Kubernetes Service

by Karl Solgård

It's not always easy to tell what is happening inside a kubernetes cluster. There are many alternatives like prometheus that can do alerting and monitoring for you. However by using AKS (Azure Kubernetes Service) you get a lot of Azure tools included. Most prominently the centralized logging with Azure Monitor.…

Handy KQL queries for .NET applications in Application Insights

by Karl Solgård

In Novacare, we utilize Application Insights to monitor our applications. Application Insights uses a query language called Kusto Query Language (KQL for short). Sometimes it's hard to know what data to query. These are some queries that Novacare uses in health checking and monitoring .NET applications. Stacked column chart of…