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Dynatrace is having a great time at DockerCon, discussing all things Docker! The tradeshow floor is electric, and you can feel the energy and enthusiasm from all the attendees. The show floor continues to be packed, and so is our booth. We missed our friends from New Relic and AppDynam...
If you follow the development of the .NET framework you probably know that there are some tremendous changes in the Microsoft world: the cross-platform, open-source implementation of .NET, the .NET Core was released and with Visual Studio 2017 finally the tooling for development also r...
Having all detail related to detected JavaScript errors immediately available makes it easy to analyze, reproduce, and ultimately fix errors that affect your users. The latest Dynatrace release takes JavaScript error analysis to the next level with the introduction of support for JavaS...
In my previous blog I addressed how we use Dynatrace on Dynatrace in our Continuous Functional Testing Environment. During that same visit to our engineering lab in Linz, Austria I also spoke with Thomas Steinmaurer, Performance Architect for Dynatrace. He oversees our Continuous Perfo...
OneAgent Java Support for Mongo Async driver .NET .NET Core Beta support for Windows Node.js Redis support Nginx Support for Nginx Plus R12 was added General improvements and fixes Injection into Docker 1.12+ installed from RPM Support for Fedora 25 Detection of Couchbase, CouchDB, Rab...
This week, I was interviewed on Cheddar TV – a super modern, social-powered tech and finance news outlet that receives about a million live views per day across its site and social channels. You can watch the live interview here: And here are the main points we hit on during the interv...
At Dynatrace we not only sell our performance monitoring solutions to our customers – we use them in the way we want our customers to use them. The benefit of this “eat your own dog food” – or – “drink your own Champagne” (as we like to call it) is that we see first-hand if our feature...
The latest Dynatrace release introduces mobile user session analysis. This enables you to seamlessly analyze each of your mobile user’s journeys through your applications. Within today’s digital consumer environments, having a mobile-first strategy for the marketing of your...
Digital transformation is happening everywhere. It starts with an expectation that whatever an organization does in the real world is supported by—and expands through—its digital presence. As the process continues, digital transformation should drive innovative ways to engage customers...
Dynatrace automatically detects and names your applications’ server-side services based on basic properties of your application deployment and configuration. These properties and the resulting service names should be intuitive to you because they reflect your service landscape. I...
To monitor the availability of applications that can only be accessed following basic login, we’ve enhanced Dynatrace availability web checks so that they now support basic user authentication, in addition to our long-standing LoginSense support for web forms authentication. To s...
Logins attempts now logged as events You can now track all user login events in Dynatrace Managed, including both successful and unsuccessful logins on the Events page. This allows you to see which users logged in at what time and ensure that your compliance requirements are met. ... r...
I was fortunate enough to be on the stand at the AWS Summit in Sydney. I say fortunate, because I simply love being able to demo our monitoring solution and see people’s reactions. It’s also a great chance to try on some of our brand messages to see if they resonate. Message 1: Sexy da...
We’ve upgraded the Dynatrace permissions management system to make it more flexible and to give you more control over managing permissions for groups. The new system isn’t based on hierarchical roles, but rather on groups, reflecting Unix- and Windows-based permissions. It ...
Dynatrace is a true player in the DevOps tool chain. We built Dynatrace to provide fast feedback on code quality all the way from Dev, via Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery, all the way into production. The same Dynatrace solution for every pipeline stage to provide fast metri...
Digital experience has changed dramatically from when Dynatrace became the Internet authority back in the eCommerce era of the early 2000’s. Through the evolution of the Web, mobile and now Internet of things, Dynatrace has delivered the most advanced capabilities in digital experience...
The APM (application performance management) market is one of the most watched and in-demand tech industries today. Why? Because perfect application performance is undeniably the holy grail for every modern business. That’s why we set about redefining how global businesses approach APM...
OneAgent updates Node.js Beta support for Node.js version 7. Please contact Dynatrace Support for access. Beta Support for Redis. Please contact Dynatrace Support for access. Nginx Added support for Nginx 1.10.3, 1.11.9, 1.11.10, and Nginx Plus R11. General improvements and fixes Suppo...
For some time now, Dynatrace has provided you the ability to automatically detect when the unavailability of a specific process results in a problem (for example, increased failure rate or outages of your website). Recently we announced that you can receive notifications when a process...
This posting illustrates how to effectively automate shared infrastructure analysis to support both your back-end jobs and your applications. Last week Gerald, one of our Dynatrace AppMon super users, sent me a PurePath as part of my Share Your PurePath program. He wanted to get my opi...
Here at Dynatrace, we were pretty excited (but not completely surprised) to see a number of our partners making the A-list in Gartner’s newly launched Magic Quadrant report, which identifies the top 20 Public Cloud Infrastructure Managed Service Providers Worldwide. There stood HCL Tec...
Keeping up with new mobile-app features has traditionally been a real challenge when relying on manual instrumentation. Automatic instrumentation has proven to be extremely efficient at quickly instrumenting mobile apps—without requiring manual configuration of source code. With auto-i...
Managing highly dynamic service and application infrastructures with a CMDB database can be cumbersome and error prone. Modern microservices infrastructures commonly contain thousands of individual business-critical services and related dependencies. Dynatrace automatically discovers a...
Over the past months, we’ve added numerous enhancements to our Service overview pages. To maximize the value of these enhancements, it became necessary to build an entirely new page design. We’re now proud to present all the new views and features that the enhanced Service ...
The third topic of the “black box” series brings us to VBScript. For people interested in the first part, generated code, please click here. For the second part, Python, please click here. The first question which came to my mind when someone wanted to instrument VBScript w...
Last week I made my way through Europe, touring our offices in the UK, France, Germany and Austria. It was a spectacular week encompassing media interviews, fresh technical unveilings, team lunches, and meet ups with some very significant brands. For me, it was a week that truly showed...
You can’t really say that I participated in SAP Hybris’ Digital Live Summit (#SAPHybrisLive) yesterday. It was a global event spreading multiple timezones – so yesterday doesn’t apply here. It was a unprecedented online event of a kind I’ve never experienc...
Once upon a time, I set up an OpenStack cluster and experienced some strange connectivity problems with all my OpenStack instances. It was the perfect opportunity to learn more about OpenStack, perform a head-long deep dive into Neutron, and update my network troubleshooting skills. Th...
All Dynatrace installers are now signed and validated To further improve the security of Dynatrace Managed, we now sign all Dynatrace Managed installers. Now when a Dynatrace Managed installation is upgraded, the signature of the new installer is automatically verified. The installatio...
The Dynatrace DevOps Pipeline State UFO was built out of the necessity to visualize alerts, problems, health and CI/CD pipeline state within the Dynatrace R&D organization. It sparked a cultural transformation as it made code quality that we pushed more frequently through our Deliv...
As technologists, we find ourselves in the middle of tumultuous times and radical change: cloud, containers, automation, artificial intelligence, mobility, the Internet of Things, cyberwarfare, digital transformation, and more! When the $&#! hits the fan, military strategists reference...
As I reflect on 2016 and move well into 2017, I couldn’t be more excited about our position and the year ahead. I believe that, with our focus on innovation, we’ve turned application performance management on its head, completely re-defining how the world’s best businesses will approac...
This is the second topic of the “Black Box” series, bringing us to Python. For people interested in Part One, generated code, please click here. In this post I’ll go through how to take a simple Python script and instrument it using the AppMon Native ADK. I will also shed s...
With the requirement to deliver new software releases faster, and more frequently, many companies choose to automate some, or all, of the code development. Developers can create flows in an integrated development environment (IDE) such as JDeveloper, Eclipse or another tool without see...
We’re happy to announce the beta release of Dynatrace PHP-FPM monitoring! Dynatrace PHP-FPM monitoring provides information about connections, slow requests, and processes. Now you’ll know immediately if your PHP-FPM is underperforming. And when problems occur, it’s easy to...
The Dynatrace API can now be used to seamlessly integrate the process-group attributes that are discovered by Dynatrace OneAgent—for example, technology overview and topology details—into your existing reporting and operations processes. Process-group properties returned by the API can...
OneAgent Java Support for Tibco JMS Support for Spring web services Support for CXF 3.x JAX-RS client .NET Support for Service Fabric remoting General improvements and fixes Efficiency improvements for many technologies, resulting in lower CPU usage. Support for user-defined bridge net...
Perform 2017 finished as it should: with all 75 presenting customers and partners back on stage to receive a standing ovation. That’s what this global event is all about –  customer networking, shared learnings, and proud moments that showcase how Dynatrace’s innovati...
Following the release of version 112, here are the latest enhancements that we’ve introduced to Dynatrace Managed. Improved notifications for infrastructure issues To ensure the continuous, reliable operation of Dynatrace Managed Server in your environment, Dynatrace Managed now ...
We’re thrilled to announce the Early Access Program for Dynatrace OpenStack integration! This blog post is the first in a two-part series that explores how Dynatrace supports the monitoring of OpenStack environments. OpenStack has become quite popular in recent years. Organizatio...