Azure Monitor Alert with Azure Functions

One of the many things an Azure Monitor Alert can do is trigger Azure Functions. As I mentioned in my alerting post, every alert contains an underlying schema. I will once again be using the Common Alert Schema for Azure Monitor, however, this will still work with the old schema. You’ll need an alert if …

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Use Logic Apps to examine Azure Monitor Alert Schema

Underneath every Azure Monitor Alert is a Schema. I talked a little bit about the schemas here. For this post I’ll be talking about the Common Alert Schema. However, everything I show can still be done with the non common alert schema. In this post I’ll show you how to examine the Azure Monitor Alert …

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Manage Azure Functions with Managed Identity Logic Apps

Sometimes we may want to programmatically turn our Azure Functions off or on or do other management tasks with them. This post will show you how you can Manage Azure Functions with Managed Identity Logic Apps. What you’ll need: Azure Function Logic App Azure Active Directory (pretty much always included now right?) Setup Managed Identity …

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Replace Backslash in variable with Powershell

Sometimes when we automate things, some technologies don’t play nice with characters we’ve gotten from a different technology. Case in point, my recent post about documenting your SCOM Distributed Applications, I found a test case where a user entered a backslash in the name of a Distributed Application. When Powershell was trying to enter this …

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