Ingite 2018 Microsoft announced Log Analytics, Application Insights would be brought under the Azure Monitor umbrella. See the below image from Microsoft on what Azure Monitor encompasses
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There is already an existing community around Azure Monitor, providing real world examples and technical information on the products and services under Azure Monitor, including Log Analytics, Application Insights, and the Kusto Query Language that powers them and many more services.
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