Monitor Azure VMs Using Customized Azure Dashboard

This article will show you how to customize the Windows Azure Dashboard and keep an eye on the performance of your Azure Virtual Machine and resources.

Below you can see the end result of the completed Dashboard.

To get started,, Click on a VM you want to monitor and under settings go to the Monitoring section and click on Metrics

In the available select the resource from the list or use the search box

Click pin to dashboard

In the main Dashboard Click Edit to arrange all the monitoring Windows.

When done click on Done customizing

To change the colour \ theme of the Dashboard click on the settings icon and select a theme colour