This post will look at how to get started with Azure network watcher.


I’m very excited about this new azure feature – network watcher. I will really ease the pain of troubleshooting Azure network with many NSG rules.

Have you ever wanted to do micro service segmentation but just could not see how to get it done. This will be a great helper.

Further reading

  1. How to activate Network Watcher
  2. Introduction to all Network watcher features


Azure network watcher is a great troubleshooting tool. Its still free to use until end of august 2017 where pricing will be announced.


Klaus G. Nielsen
twitter: @kgnielsen