Dominik Punz

Dominik is a Technical Product Manager at Dynatrace with a focus on real user monitoring. He’s responsible for developing the features and capabilities of our web and mobile monitoring offerings. Before joining the Product Management team, Dominik worked on the development of Dynatrace Application Monitoring.

Dominik Punz's articles

How to ensure your customers’ data privacy during monitoring

The personal and professional lives of your customers and other consumers around the world increasingly take place online in the digital realm. It’s therefore not a surprise that data privacy is now such an urgent topic of concern. Countries around the globe have adopted various regulations to ensure the protection of their citizens’ personal information, and more regulation is certainly on the way. Your responsibilities for ensuring data privacy As a… read more

Simplified agentless real user monitoring setup

As a web application developer, there are a few key questions you need to answer before selecting a 3rd party library. Before deciding on a library you want to know what the performance impact of the new library will be on your application, whether or not the library will be compliant with your existing standards, and how much deployment effort the new library will require. This is why at Dynatrace we… read more

Analyze the impact of backend services on your Android and iOS apps

One of the big advantages of Dynatrace is its full-stack approach to monitoring. Dynatrace monitoring enables you to analyze how backend problems affect the customer experience your customers. Dynatrace OneAgent for Android and iOS injects an HTTP header into each request that’s sent by your mobile app. OneAgent—which runs on the backend—picks up this header information and uses it to correlate each web request with a specific user action and… read more

Optimize user experience with ‘Visually complete’ & ‘Speed index’ measures

Traditional web performance metrics focus primarily on load times and resource sizes. These attributes typically aren’t, however, the best indicators of user experience. Resources that don’t have an impact on user experience can result in delays of the loadEventEndevent and other W3C navigation timing metrics that skew your analysis. Conversely, you may experience the opposite effect, particularly when monitoring single-page applications. With such apps, W3C navigation timings may be triggered too early—even before JavaScript code… read more

Automatic identification of users based on page metadata

One of the key features of Dynatrace Real user monitoring is our ability to uniquely identify your users across different browsers and devices. This enables you to analyze the user experience of individual users during user session analysis. Dynatrace initially assigns a unique, random ID to each new user. There are however a few different ways to assign more meaningful user tags to your users. You may already know how to… read more

Cost & traffic control for mobile app monitoring

Dynatrace now provides a Cost and traffic control setting that you can use to reduce your session usage while monitoring your mobile apps. By default, Dynatrace captures all user actions and user sessions for analysis. This approach ensures complete insight into your application’s performance and customer experience. With the new Cost and traffic control setting, you can optionally reduce the granularity of user-action and user-session analysis by capturing a lower… read more