Supported Azure resource types for monitoring in Azure Load Testing Preview

Learn which Azure resource types Azure Load Testing Preview supports for server-side monitoring. You can select specific metrics for each resource type to track and report on for a load test.

To learn how to configure your load test, see Monitor server-side application metrics.


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Supported Azure resource types

This section lists the Azure resource types that Azure Load Testing supports for server-side monitoring.

  • Azure API Management
  • Azure App Service
  • Azure App Service plan
  • Azure Application Insights
  • Azure Cache for Redis
  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Azure Database for MariaDB server
  • Azure Database for MySQL server
  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL server
  • Azure Functions function app
  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Azure SQL Database
  • Azure SQL elastic pool
  • Azure SQL Managed Instance
  • Event Hubs cluster
  • Event Hubs namespace
  • Key Vault
  • Service Bus
  • Static Web Apps
  • Storage Accounts: Azure Blog Storage/Azure Files/Azure Table Storage/Queue Storage
  • Storage Accounts (classic): Azure Files/Azure Table Storage/Queue Storage
  • Traffic Manager profile
  • Virtual Machine Scale Sets
  • Virtual Machines

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