Microsoft Azure - Azure API Extractor
Use the Microsoft Azure - Azure API Extractor to collect configuration and performance data of the virtual machines and app services that are provisioned in the Azure cloud. The collected data is used for analyzing and optimizing the capacity of your Azure infrastructure. To collect data, the Azure API ETL makes API calls to the Azure services.
You can configure the ETL to collect data from the Azure Resource Manager model. The ETL supports the following subscription types for the Azure Resource Manager model:
- Azure Government
If you apply tags to organize your Azure resources by related business services, you can configure the ETL to use these tags to display the Azure metrics by business services.
The following video (3:59) provides information about the GovCloud (US) support introduced in the Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure API ETL.
This video describes the functionality of TrueSight Capacity Optimization, but it is valid for BMC Helix Continuous Optimization too.
Collecting data by using the Azure API ETL
To collect data by using the Azure API ETL, do the following tasks:
II. Configure the ETL.
Where to go from here
After data is collected, you can analyze and manage the capacity of Azure entities from the Azure views.