Backup vault is a storage entity in Azure that houses backup data for certain newer workloads that Azure Backup supports. You can use Backup vaults to hold backup data for various Azure services, such as Azure Database for PostgreSQL servers and newer workloads that Azure Backup supports. Backup vaults make it easy to organize your backup data, while minimizing management overhead.

Use OpsRamp Azure Public Cloud Integration to discover and collect metrics against Azure Backup Vaults.


To set up the Azure integration and discover the Azure Backup Vaults resources, do the following:

  1. Create an Azure Integration, if not available in your installed integrations. For more information on how to install the Azure Integration, refer to Install Azure Integration.
  2. Create a discovery profile. For more information on how to create a discovery profile, refer to Create Discovery Profile.
  3. Select Azure Backup Vaults under the Filter Criteria in the Edit Discovery Profile page.
    Azure Integration Discovery Profile

    Azure Integration Discovery Profile

  4. Save the discovery profile to make them available in the list of Discovery Profiles.
  5. Scan to discover the resources at any time independent of the predefined schedule.
  6. Once the scan is completed, you can view the Azure Backup Vault resources under Infrastructure > Resources > Microsoft Azure category.

Event support

OpsRamp supports Azure events for Azure Backup Vaults. Configure Azure Events in the OpsRamp Azure integration discovery profile.

See Process Azure Events for more information on how to configure Azure events.

Supported metrics

OpsRamp MetricAzure MetricMetric Display NameUnitDescriptionAggregation Type
azure_backup_vaults_BackupHealthEventBackupHealthEventBackup Health Events (preview)CountThe count of health events pertaining to backup job health.Count
azure_backup_vaults_RestoreHealthEventRestoreHealthEventRestore Health Events (preview)CountThe count of health events pertaining to restoring job health.Count

External reference

Azure Backup Vaults