Starting June 1, 2019 – for any new Log Analytics workspace created in Azure public cloud will start to use ScheduledQueryRules API for log alert rule creation and management in Azure portal. Additionally, the best practices for queries in log alert rules will also be enforced via log alert API interfaces starting June 1, 2019.
Azure Monitor Log Analytics is now available in Azure China. Azure Monitor is a fully managed monitoring service that collects and analyzes telemetry from your Azure and on-premises resources and applications allowing you to maximize their performance.
Azure Log Analytics is now available in the West US 2 region. Azure Log Analytics is part of the Azure Monitor service. It's used to collect telemetry from a variety of sources worldwide. This update enables workspaces to be created in the West US 2 region, to retain and process data in that region.
Until now, clicking charts and tables in Log Analytics solutions and views has opened the classic log search page. Starting in early January, solutions and views will open the new Logs UX instead, offering an improved query editor and a full schema view.