Monitor your hybrid and multicloud machines through Azure Arc-enabled servers

Azure Arc
Azure Monitor

Azure Arc promises to bridge the gap between on-premises and cloud environments. Azure Arc extends the consistent security, observability, and governance of the Azure platform to non-Azure machines. In this module, you learn about monitoring Azure Arc-enabled servers.

Learning objectives

After you've completed this module, you'll be able to:

  • Understand the usage of VM extensions to manage observability agents with Azure Arc-enabled servers.
  • Evaluate different Azure Monitor offerings across logs, metrics, and alerts.
  • Understand the onboarding process for and benefits of using VM Insights with Azure Arc-enabled servers.


  • Basic characteristics of Azure services and Azure Arc
  • Compute, storage, networking, and virtualization technologies
  • Basic Windows Server and Linux administration tasks