Automated scripted API monitoring with HTTP monitors

Dynatrace

This means that the monitoring of these APIs needs to reflect current developments and allow the monitoring of such use cases. Just this summer, private synthetic multi-request HTTP monitors became publicly available. Dynatrace news. link].

Improved content validation for Synthetic browser and clickpath monitors

Dynatrace

With the release of Dynatrace 1.175, we’ve improved the content validation capabilities of synthetic browser and clickpath monitors. This change has the potential to cause existing synthetic browser and clickpath monitors to fail. What do I need to do if my monitor fails?

Synthetic monitoring of internal applications extended to Windows-based ActiveGates!

Dynatrace

Having the ability to monitor the performance and availability of your organization’s internal applications—in addition to your organization’s customer-facing applications—from within your corporate network is an important benefit of synthetic monitoring. Dynatrace news.

Monitor dynamic application workflows with placeholders and synthetic location context

Dynatrace

Synthetic clickpath monitors are a great way to automatically monitor and benchmark business-critical workflows 24/7. This is why we introduced JavaScript events to our Synthetic monitor scripts a couple of months ago. Synthetic Monitoring improvements for dynamic environments.

Monitor your OAuth 2.0 protected APIs with Dynatrace Synthetic

Dynatrace

With Dynatrace Synthetic you can easily create API tests with synthetic monitors. How to monitor an OAuth protected API with Dynatrace Synthetic. To monitor an API that’s secured with OAuth 2.0, the monitor needs to execute a request that authorizes with an OAuth 2.0

Monitor web applications from within your corporate network

Dynatrace

We’re happy to announce the launch of Dynatrace Synthetic private browser monitors! We continue to grow our public synthetic monitoring locations, but customers using Dynatrace Synthetic still need to monitor the performance and availability of internal web applications.

Dynatrace scales up Real User Monitoring to meet your digital touchpoint monitoring needs

Dynatrace

From the earliest days of Dynatrace Real User Monitoring (RUM) functionality, we’ve continued to deliver on the promise of providing you with a 360-degree diagnostic view of your end users’ experience with your applications. Why Real User Monitoring needs to scale.

Dynatrace HTTP monitors go multi-request, leaving no API unmonitored!

Dynatrace

When you think of your API use cases, including the monitoring of services that are used by mobile apps, you see that most of them involve multiple requests. Monitoring that takes into account the need for a specific sequence of requests. For other details, see Create an HTTP monitor.

Public Synthetic monitoring locations keep growing in number!

Dynatrace

Dynatrace Synthetic is a monitoring solution you can use to check the availability and performance of your web applications under clean-room conditions. These seven new additions to the Alibaba Cloud have expanded our current set of public synthetic monitoring locations: Frankfurt.

HTTP synthetic monitoring now available for Windows-based ActiveGates

Dynatrace

The GA version of private synthetic HTTP monitoring was so well received that we expanded beyond Linux-based environment ActiveGates to now additionally support Windows-based environment ActiveGates. Why use synthetic HTTP monitors? Internal application availability monitoring.

Collecting Prometheus Metrics With Azure Monitor

DZone

This preview allows for the collection of Prometheus metrics in Azure Monitor. If you've used Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS), you may know you have the option to connect your AKS cluster up to Azure monitor. If you connect your cluster, Azure monitor deploys a collector agent pod.

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Track Real User Monitoring license consumption by web and mobile application

Dynatrace

We recently announced an increase in the number of applications that can be monitored with Dynatrace Real User Monitoring within a single Dynatrace environment to 1,000 applications. Product news Digital Experience Monitoring license management Version 1.174 What's new

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Chaos Engineering and Monitoring, Part 1: Sensu + Gremlin

DZone

From a monitoring perspective, it was bad. Customers didn't trust in the alerts they received and often resorted to having some additional monitoring product installed on their systems. devops monitoring alerts sensu chaos engineering event monitoring

Introducing the Citrix NetScaler ActiveGate monitoring extension

Dynatrace

These devices run on proprietary platforms, which don’t permit the installation of third-party monitoring solutions, making OneAgent-based monitoring of these devices infeasible. NetScaler monitoring with Dynatrace is about to get better. Dynatrace news.

Performance Monitoring via SQL Server Query Store

SQL Shack

SQL Server Query Store is a performance monitoring tool that helps us evaluate the performance of a SQL query in terms of several different performance metrics such as CPU and Memory Consumption, execution time and the I/O cycles consumed by the query. DBAtools Monitoring Performance

Monitoring Kubernetes, Part 4: The Sensu-Native Approach

DZone

This is part 4 in a series on monitoring Kubernetes and Docker. performance docker monitoring kubernetes sensu container monitoringCatch up on parts 1 , 2 , and 3. Photo by Nareeta Martin on Unsplash.

Gain fresh insights with key performance metrics for synthetic browser monitors

Dynatrace

Synthetic monitors provide a perfect means of continually monitoring the performance baselines of your web applications. To provide our customers with the flexibility they need, we introduced the concept of key performance metrics in Real User Monitoring last year.

Introducing the Dynatrace SAP ABAP platform monitoring extension (EAP)

Dynatrace

We’re proud to announce the Early Access Program (EAP) for monitoring of SAP ABAP performance from the infrastructure and ABAP application platform perspective. Why SAP ABAP platform monitoring in Dynatrace? What is ABAP platform monitoring? Dynatrace news.

Integrate Azure Monitor to get AI-powered service behavior insights

Dynatrace

With rich offerings available in platform services and the growing popularity of serverless application architectures, new challenges in monitoring have emerged. To investigate the issue with the queue, you have to switch to the Azure Portal and dig further into Azure Monitor.

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Self-Service Monitoring Checks in Sensu Go

DZone

performance monitoring sensu sensu go standalone checkNow that we've officially launched Sensu Go and announced the EOL schedule for Sensu 1.x , I want to address some of the ways in which we're either ensuring backward compatibility between Sensu 1.x

From monitoring to software intelligence for Flask applications

Dynatrace

The OneAgent SDK enables you to extend Dynatrace, including our AI-based root cause analysis , Smartscape , and service flow , to monitor Python-based applications. The application I want to monitor is called Flaskr. I would like to monitor that functionality as a separate service.

Introducing the Citrix NetScaler ActiveGate monitoring plugin

Dynatrace

These devices run on proprietary platforms, which don’t permit the installation of 3rd party monitoring solutions, making OneAgent-based monitoring of these devices infeasible. NetScaler monitoring with Dynatrace is about to get better. Dynatrace news.

Introducing the IBM MQ ActiveGate monitoring plugin

Dynatrace

IBM MQ enables you to connect your monitored applications and services by enabling a secure and reliable message delivery platform. IBM MQ monitoring with Dynatrace is about to get better. Interested in adding IBM MQ ActiveGate monitoring? Dynatrace news.

Automated full-stack monitoring for SUSE CaaS 3.0 now available

Dynatrace

Getting started with full-stack monitoring for your SUSE CaaS environment is easy. Using this approach, Dynatrace automatically starts container monitoring as they are launched and provides insights into the details of the applications’ performance. Dynatrace news.

Three Tips for EC2 Monitoring using CloudWatch

DZone

Whether you have moved your on-prem workload to the cloud or building a cloud-native application, monitoring becomes very important. In this, I am going to discuss a few tips for monitoring EC2 using CloudWatch and some important metrics to look at, so let's get started.

ACM Survey, Part 2: How your peers use production monitoring data to innovate faster

Dynatrace

To explore this issue, we asked participants the following question: Which of your teams have access to production monitoring data? Three quick conclusions: 1) More than 80% of the respondents claim that their Development teams have access to production monitoring data. Dynatrace news.

Automated full-stack monitoring and distributed tracing for Red Hat OpenShift 4.0

Dynatrace

This is why we’re proud to announce fully automated and AI-powered full-stack monitoring for OpenShift 4.0 Traditional monitoring systems cannot keep up with the speed of change in those highly dynamic large-scale container environments. Dynatrace news.

Davis is monitoring how many dependencies per problem?

Dynatrace

The post Davis is monitoring how many dependencies per problem? Dynatrace news. We often refer to the cloud being complex, and that the sheer volume of dependencies has reached a scale that no human can possibly understand.

Automatic monitoring of applications and microservices in AWS Fargate

Dynatrace

While the classic EC2 launch type of ECS allows you to install Dynatrace OneAgent on the underlying EC2 instances, the AWS Fargate launch type doesn’t provide access to the underlying infrastructure and thus requires a different approach to monitoring. Dynatrace news.

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Components of Effective Software Monitoring: App Logs, Infrastructure Telemetry, Health-Check Reports

DZone

At Logicify , we are proud to be software monitoring geeks. We love to monitor both the apps we develop and the ones we use internally. Monitoring helps us be proactive and avert issues before real users are affected.

Best practices for accelerating Dynatrace APIs within large monitoring environments

Dynatrace

Many Dynatrace monitoring environments now include well beyond 10,000 monitored hosts—and the number of processes and services has multiplied to millions of monitored entities. Dynatrace news.

How to Monitor 1,000 Network Devices Using Sensu Go and Ansible (in Under 10 Minutes)

DZone

Network monitoring, at scale, is an age-old problem in IT. In this post, I’ll discuss a brief history of network monitoring tools — including the pain points of legacy technology when it came to monitoring thousands of devices — and share my modern-day solution using Sensu Go and Ansible. Then: Nagios and Multiple Network Monitoring Tools. I’ve spent the last ten years as a consultant for open-source monitoring architectures.

Using Unravel for End-to-End Monitoring of Kafka

DZone

There are out-of-the-box solutions like Ambari and Cloudera Manager which provide some high-level monitoring; however, most customers find these tools to be insufficient for troubleshooting purposes. performance monitoring kafka partitions unravel

General availability of OneAgent full-stack monitoring for AIX

Dynatrace

We’re proud to announce the general availability of OneAgent full-stack monitoring for the AIX operating system. We’ve already reached a percentage of monitored AIX hosts running OneAgent that is equivalent to AIX market share. Go to Host settings > Monitoring mode.

Monitoring Kubernetes + Docker, Part 3: Sensu + Prometheus

DZone

I also shared some of the challenges these new technologies present and what sources of data we use to monitor Kubernetes. In part 2, I discussed Prometheus’ strengths, especially when it comes to monitoring Kubernetes, as well as where it falls short in terms of its data model. The good news is we’ve made it easy to use Sensu and Prometheus together, so you can get a complete picture for monitoring your entire infrastructure.

Apica Announces Breakthrough Desktop Application Monitoring Solution

Apica

Apica Announces Breakthrough Desktop Application Monitoring Solution Monitor any (Windows) Desktop Application, using the same interface as the user: Keyboard, Read More. The post Apica Announces Breakthrough Desktop Application Monitoring Solution appeared first on Apica. Digital Experience Monitoring Performance monitoring Press releases synthetic monitoring

3 Key Features of SD-WAN Monitoring

DZone

In my interaction with network operations teams of various enterprises who are adopting SD-WAN, there is a common consensus that though SD-WAN has advantages over an expensive MPLS network, it presents new operational challenges and thus should integrate smoothly with their existing networking monitoring solutions. performance sdn operations challenges network monitoring sd-wanIntroduction.

Automated full-stack monitoring for SUSE CaaS 3.0 now available

Dynatrace

Getting started with full-stack monitoring for your SUSE CaaS environment is easy. Using this approach, Dynatrace automatically starts container monitoring as they are launched and provides insights into the details of the applications’ performance. Dynatrace news.

Best Practices for Efficient Log Management and Monitoring

DZone

With so much flux and complexity across a cloud-native system, it's important to have robust monitoring and logging in place to control and manage the inevitable chaos. This post discusses what we consider to be some of the best practices and standards to follow when logging and monitoring cloud-native applications. performance monitoring apm log management log efficient log management and monitoring log management best practices log storage

Node.js Monitoring for the Masses: Moving Beyond The Hype

DZone

monitoring sensor visibility observability automatic monitoringThese days, it is impossible to find a single developer who doesn’t know about Node.js. Beyond the hype of the last couple of years, it must seem to a lot of people that Node.js is dead since not every conference is packed with Node.js talks anymore. After all those years, however, it has finally made it to the mainstream. performance node.js

Using Grafana to Visualize Apica Monitoring Metrics

Apica

Using Grafana to Visualize Apica Monitoring Metrics By Sven Hammar, CPO at Apica Systems We have always provided Apica users Read More. The post Using Grafana to Visualize Apica Monitoring Metrics appeared first on Apica. Digital Experience Monitoring Uncategorized Grafana

Empower your teams with Dynatrace Log Monitoring

Dynatrace

We’re proud to introduce a significant improvement to Dynatrace Log Monitoring that will empower all your teams. Use case #2: Monitoring. Provide centralized log monitoring and local access on demand. For details, see How to enable Log Monitoring. Dynatrace news.

Who monitors the monitoring systems?

Adrian Cockcroft

Juvenal Photo taken in Lisbon Portugal by Adrian Cockcroft The documentation for most monitoring tools describes how to use that tool in isolation, often as if no other tools exist, but sometimes with ways to import or export some of the data to other tools. “Quis custodiet ipsos custodes?”?—?Juvenal