Microsoft have just released Azure AD Activity Logs, this offers long term retention and flawless integration. Some of the improvements include:

  • Long-term retention by storing logs in customers Azure storage accounts.
  • Flawless integration without having to use custom scripts.
  • The ability to use custom solutions, analytics tools and incident management solutions.

When this feature was first being tested Microsoft saw a 60% drop in the average time it took for administrators to obtain the Azure AD logs. This feature only requires an Azure subscription to use and with one simple click administrators can route logs to their storage accounts.

For further information on how this feature works click here.