Transforming Azure Monitor Logs for DevOps, granular access control, and improved Azure integration

Logs are critical for many scenarios in the modern digital world. They are used in tandem with metrics for observability, monitoring, troubleshooting, usage and service level analytics, auditing, security, and much more. Any plan to build an application or IT environment should include a plan for logs. Logs architecture There are two main paradigms for … Read moreTransforming Azure Monitor Logs for DevOps, granular access control, and improved Azure integration

All US Azure regions now approved for FedRAMP High impact level

Today, I’m excited to share our ability to provide Azure public services that meet US Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) High impact level and extend FedRAMP High Provisional Authorization to Operate (P-ATO) to all of our Azure public regions in the United States. In October, we told customers of our plan to expand … Read moreAll US Azure regions now approved for FedRAMP High impact level

CloudWatch Logs adds support for percentiles in metric filters

Metric filters in CloudWatch Logs allow you to turn log data into numerical CloudWatch metrics that you can graph or set an alarm on. With metric filters, you can, for example, create CloudWatch metrics that count the number of errors in your logs, or that represent a latency value from your web servers. You can … Read moreCloudWatch Logs adds support for percentiles in metric filters

Amazon DynamoDB adaptive capacity is now instant

Amazon DynamoDB now applies adaptive capacity in real time in response to changing application traffic patterns, which helps you maintain uninterrupted performance indefinitely, even for imbalanced workloads. In addition, instant adaptive capacity helps you provision read and write throughput more efficiently instead of overprovisioning to accommodate uneven data access patterns. Instant adaptive capacity is on by … Read moreAmazon DynamoDB adaptive capacity is now instant