Prerequisites for configuring Azure instance
This section describes the prerequisites that you must perform before you configure an Azure instance with the KM.
Before configuring a policy to start monitoring your Azure environment, perform the following in your Azure portal. The values that you copy to a text file are required to configure an infrastructure policy to monitor your Azure portal.
The following video (3:23) provides the steps that you must perform before configuring a policy to monitor your Azure environment.
|Copy Tenant ID to a text file|
|Create an application|
Create an application through which KM gets access to your Azure environment for monitoring. After creating the application, create a secret key for it. Copy the Application ID and Secret Key of the application that you created and save it to a text file.
After creating the application, assign the following API Permissions to the application: Azure Service Management: Access Azure Service Management as organization users.
Assign a role to the username with which you want the KM to connect to your Azure environment