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Azure Storage Sync Service Monitoring Integration

Azure Storage Sync Service allows you to save your storage capacity by centralizing your files in Azure storage with multi-site access for rapid local performance.

With Site24x7's integration, you can monitor your Azure Storage Sync Service, configure thresholds, and receive alerts about critical issues.

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Setup and configuration

You can add Azure Storage Sync Service while adding a new Azure monitor or you can add it to an existing Azure monitor by following these steps.

Supported metrics

The following metrics can be monitored with Site24x7:

Metric nameDescriptionStatisticUnit
Sync Session Result Logs a value of 1 each time the server endpoint successfully completes a sync session with the cloud endpoint Average Count
Bytes Synced The total file size transferred for sync sessions Total Bytes
Cloud Tiering Recall Size The total size of data recalled by the server Total Bytes
Server Online Status Logs a value of 1 each time the registered server successfully records a heartbeat with the cloud endpoint Maximum Count
Files Synced The total number of files that are synced Total Count
Files Not Syncing The total number of files that failed to sync Average Count
Cloud Tiering Recall Throughput The average size of recall throughput Average Bytes per second
Cloud Tiering Recall Size by Application The total size of data recalled by application Total Bytes
Cloud Tiering Recall Success Rate The average percentage of all successful recalls Average Percent
Server Cache Size The size of data cached on the server Average Bytes
Cloud Tiering Cache Hit Rate The percentage of bytes that were served from the cache Average Percent

Threshold configuration

Global configuration

  1. In the Site24x7 web client, click Admin on the left navigation pane.
  2. Select Configuration Profiles from the left pane, then select the Threshold and Availability (+) tab from the drop-down menu.
  3. Click Add Threshold Profile in the top-right corner of the page.
  4. For Monitor Type, select Azure Storage Sync Service.

You can now set the threshold values for all the metrics listed above.

Monitor-level configuration

  1. Log in to your Site24x7 account.
  2. Navigate to Cloud > Azure and select Azure Storage Sync Service from the drop-down menu.
  3. Hover over the resource you would like to set a threshold for, then click the hamburger icon next to it.
  4. Click Edit, which directs you to the Edit Azure Storage Sync Service Monitor page.
  5. You can set the threshold values for the metrics by selecting Threshold and Availability.
    Changing the threshold metrics in one profile will change the threshold metrics of all resources associated to that Threshold and Availability profile.

You can also configure IT Automation at the attribute level.

IT Automation

Site24x7 offers a set of exclusive IT Automation tools that automatically resolve performance degradation issues. These tools react to events proactively rather than waiting for manual intervention.

How to configure IT Automation for a monitor

Configuration Rules

With Site24x7's Configuration Rules, you can set parameters like Threshold Profile, Notification Profile, Tags, and Monitor Group for multiple monitors.

How to add a Configuration Rule

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