New-MachineGroupByTag

1.1

This sample runbook creates a Log Analytics machine group based off an Azure VM tag and Update management Log Analytics data.

The major steps of the script are outlined below:

1) Connect to the Azure account
2) Set the subscription context
3) Return the list of Azure VM resource IDs for the provided tag
4) Generate the query for the Log Analytics group creation
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This sample runbook creates a Log Analytics machine group based off an Azure VM tag and Update management Log Analytics data.

The major steps of the script are outlined below:

1) Connect to the Azure account
2) Set the subscription context
3) Return the list of Azure VM resource IDs for the provided tag
4) Generate the query for the Log Analytics group creation
5) Remove the saved search if it already exists
6) Create the machine group (saved search)


Installation Options

Copy and Paste the following command to install this package using PowerShellGet More Info

Install-Script -Name New-MachineGroupByTag

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Author(s)

Azure Automation Team

Copyright

Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.

Owners

Tags

Azure Automation Tags VM Update management Machine groups Computer group Saved search

Dependencies

Release Notes

1.1
5/29/2018
-- EDITED BY Jenny Hunter
-- fixed bugs (null error and misspelled variable)
1.0
4/25/2018
-- CREATED BY Jenny Hunter
-- added sample script to create a Log Analytics machine group based off of a Azure VM tag

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated
1.1 (current version) 35 5/29/2018
1.0 8 5/2/2018
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