Configure alerts in Azure Monitor for SAP solutions in Azure portal (preview)


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In this how-to guide, you'll learn how to configure alerts in Azure Monitor for SAP solutions. You can configure alerts and notifications from the Azure portal using its browser-based interface.

This content applies to both versions of the service, Azure Monitor for SAP solutions and Azure Monitor for SAP solutions (classic).


  • An Azure subscription.
  • A deployment of an Azure Monitor for SAP solutions resource with at least one provider. You can configure providers for:
    • The SAP application (NetWeaver)
    • SAP HANA
    • Microsoft SQL Server
    • High availability (HA) Pacemaker clusters
    • IBM Db2

Create an alert rule

  1. Sign in to the Azure portal.

  2. In the Azure portal, browse and select your Azure Monitor for SAP solutions resource. Make sure you have at least one provider configured for this resource.

  3. Navigate to the workbook you want to use. For example, SAP HANA.

  4. Select a HANA instance.

    Screenshot showing placement of alert button.

  5. Select the Alerts button to view available Alert Templates.

    Screenshot showing list of alert template.

  6. Select Create rule to configure an alert of your choice.

  7. For Alert threshold, enter your alert threshold.

  8. For Provider instance, select a provider instance.

  9. For Action group, select or create an action group to configure the notification setting. You can edit frequency and severity information according to your requirements.

  10. Select Enable alert rule to create the alert rule.

    Screenshot showing alert configuration page.

  11. Select Deploy alert rule to finish your alert rule configuration. You can choose to see the alert template by selecting View template.

    Screenshot showing final step of alert configuration.

  12. Navigate to Alert rules to view the newly created alert rule. When and if alerts are fired, you can view them under Fired alerts.

    Screenshot showing result of alert configuration.

Next steps

Learn more about Azure Monitor for SAP solutions.