web checks

Waterfall findings and JavaScript error details included in web checks

Web check analysis just got even better. Following the recent introduction of user-action waterfall analysis and JavaScript error analysis into Dynatrace real user monitoring, we’ve now made both features additionally available for web checks. Web checks are synthetic user visits that monitor the availability of a URL or any number of business-critical transactions in your environment 24/7. At Dynatrace, we’re convinced that synthetic monitoring (i.e., “web checks”) and… read more

Monitor availability of applications that require basic login

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 set up basic authentication for a web check Select Web checks & availability from the navigation menu. Click the Add new web check button. Type in the URL of the site you want to monitor and… read more

Now you can verify application accessibility to web-check IP addresses

Ensuring the worldwide availability of your web application is key to your business success. This is why we’ve made it possible to now check your application’s accessibility to the IP addresses that Dynatrace uses to deliver availability web checks. The external IP addresses of our web-check locations around the world are now included on each web check’s Monitoring schedule page. In this way, you can confirm that synthetic web checks will be… read more

Web check device profiles & frequency estimates

We’ve improved the web-check creation workflow with the introduction of some great new enhancements. Assign device profiles Now when you create a web check, you can select the device profile of the device type you want to emulate. For full details on mobile-device emulation with Ruxit, see the Mobile-device emulation for web checks blog post. To assign a device profile to a web check Open the Ruxit menu and select Availability & SLA (or… read more