A log analytics workspace is an environment that is made especially for storing log data. This can be Azure Monitor, or other diagnostic log data. We’ll cover a few different uses for log analytics data in this article and how to get data into your workspace. Know that each workspace has it’s own data repository, configuration, and data sources. Join me as I take a look at deploying a log analytics workspace today!
Today we look at configuring a custom retention period for AzureActivity and Usage data tables in Log Analytics workspaces. This allows us to keep only the data we want for the exact retention period that is needed.
A summary update on Azure news that includes updates released from Microsoft Azure related to Azure, Architecture, Compute, and Sentinel topics. Save time digging around to find recent releases and changes. Released Feb 12, 2022. Happy 30th Azure Updates posting!