tags

Automate the tagging of entities with environment variables

Using tags to organize and label all the monitored entities in your environment provides an invaluable means of filtering your server-side services for purposes of developing component-specific dashboard charts and assigning responsibility to specific team members or groups. However, managing and applying tags within large, dynamic environments can be a real challenge. Dynatrace already allows users to define automated rule-based tags to address this issue. In many cases, however, it’s more convenient to… read more

Automated rule-based tagging for services

Using tags to organize and label all the monitored components in your environment is a great way to filter server-side services for purposes of developing component-specific dashboard charts and assigning responsibility to specific team members or groups. However, managing and applying tagging within large, dynamic environments can be a real challenge. To address this, Dynatrace now provides a rule-based approach to tagging that gives you the flexibility you need to take maximum… read more

Use tags to efficiently route problem notifications

You can now filter Dynatrace problem notifications that are sent via email, Slack, HipChat, or other messaging services based on custom component tags. Applying custom tags to the monitored components in your environment enables you to route select problem notifications directly to responsible teams and 3rd party messaging systems. This dramatically reduces the number of extraneous notifications that your teams receive. Custom tags help you simplify the selection and grouping of… read more