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Create an alert for monitoring a Virtual Machine

Create an alert for monitoring a Virtual Machine

Difficulty Level
Lab Duration
45 Min
About Lab


Monitoring a resource using alert rules helps to notify a user whenever an critical issue / errors/ warnings are observed and Alert Conditions are defined to trigger the alert rule  .

  • What Will You Learn ?

    • Learn about how to create action groups and alert rules.

    • Learn about how to define alert conditions and send alert mails.

    • Learn to monitor the status of a Virtual Machine.


As this lab is foundational, it requires user to have basic knowledge of Azure PaaS services (Theoretical knowledge would be sufficient).

If you have a personal or corporate Azure Cloud account or project, it is recommended to run your cloud labs in an incognito window in order to avoid confusion of accounts.

Launching Lab: 

  • Click on Start Lab to generate credentials for Azure, it will start the lab.

  • Once the Lab is started, you will be provided with Username, Password, Resource Group Name & Region.

  • Click on the open console, Azure Portal wil