The Windows Azure Diagnostics module is imported into a role by the specification of an
Import element with a
moduleName attribute of
Diagnostics in the
Imports section of the service definition file (ServiceDefinition.csdef). This further requires the specification, in the service configuration file (ServiceConfiguration.cscfg), of a Windows Azure Storage Service account that can be used to access the instance configuration for diagnostics. This configuration is stored as an XML file in a blob, named for the instance, in a container named
wad-control-container in the storage service account configured for diagnostics.
The Diagnostics Agent service is started automatically when a role ...