Azure Application Gateway

Available Metrics

Possible metric types that can be tracked on a given resource.

Metric Type Data Type Description
Allows for aggregating existing metrics over a period of time. Useful for running sums or averages; also for extracting single data item from collection-based metrics
AvailabilityState String
Summary String
ReasonType String
ReasonChronicity String
DetailedStatus String
OccuredTime DateTime
ReportedTime DateTime
Tracks Azure health using latest Azure Health API - more info @
Category String
Impact String
LastUpdated Nullable`1
Risk String
Problem String
Solution String
Tracks Azure recommendations using latest Azure Advisor API - more info @
ServerAddress String
ServerHealth String
Port Nullable`1
Protocol String
BackendAddressPool String
BackendHttpSettings String
Tracks backend health of the specified application gateway. More details about backend health state is here
Tracks Azure metrics using latest Azure Monitor API - more info @
Allows for deriving new metrics from existing ones. Useful for combining existing metrics together or for multiplying metrics by a factor
Allows for tracking of metrics from other resources. Useful when it is important to evaluate metrics from different resources side-by-side
Tracks overall status of the resource. This is an important metric as it is used to drive Uptime reports. Possible values: Ready, Down, Unknown and in some cases Stopped

Available Commands

Possible commands that can be executed on a given resource. Ultimate subscription is required.

Command Type Description
AzureApplicationGatewayStart Starts Azure Appilcation Gateway
AzureApplicationGatewayStop Stops Azure Appilcation Gateway
WebRequest Runs custom WebRequest to specified URL

Default Templates

CloudMonix provided default monitoring templates.

Pre-configured Metrics

Metric Name Metric Type Description
BackendHealthDetails AzureApplicationGatewayBackendHealthDetails Tracks information about backend health status.
CurrentConnections AzureMonitorMetric Tracks count of current connections established with Application Gateway
FailedRequests AzureMonitorMetric Tracks count of failed requests that Application Gateway has served.
HealthyHostCount AzureMonitorMetric Tracks number of healthy backend hosts.
RecommendedActions AzureAdvisorRecommendationMetric Tracks recommended actions for specified resource.
Status ResourceStatus Tracks the overall readiness status of the monitored resource. Possible values are: Ready, Down, and Unknown
Throughput AzureMonitorMetric Tracks number of bytes per second the Application Gateway has served.
TotalRequests AzureMonitorMetric Tracks count of successful requests that Application Gateway has served
UnhealthyHostCount AzureMonitorMetric Tracks number of unhealthy backend hosts.

Pre-configured Alerts

Alert Name Expression Severity Description
Resource Outage Status == "Down" Error Fires an alert if there was a failure accessing of the monitored resource for 3 consecutive minutes.
Unhealthy Backend resourced detected Fires an alert if there was a detected unhealthy backend status. Warning Any(BackendHealthDetails, "ServerHealth== \"Unhealthy\"")