Synthetic monitoring

Dynatrace synthetic monitoring provides all the information you need to understand your service levels, system availability and the availability of key business transactions.

Simulate business-critical customer journeys


Using our unique web-based recorder, easily click through and record the business-critical transactions most important to your business and customers.

  • Monitor critical workflows without scripting, using a simple web-based recorder.
  • Play back scripted transactions, including all the screen, keyboard, and mouse interactions that your real users perform.
  • Capture business transactions and run them from real browsers.
Protect customer experience proactively with simulated visits to your applications.
Dynatrace analyzes synthetic testing automatically and provides key findings.
Simply record your clickpaths for business transactions, including login forms.
Dynatrace measures response times and breaks down results into JavaScript execution time, network time, and server time.

Stay on top with competitive benchmarking


Benchmark your site’s performance directly against your competition to know exactly where you stand.

  • Optimize your performance with techniques used by industry leaders to achieve superior results.
  • Benchmark your site’s performance against the competition’s key pages and transactions in real time.
  • Compare application performance from the end-user perspective using last mile and mobile benchmarks.

Benchmark your site’s performance directly against your competition to know exactly where you stand.

SLA monitoring—Monitor your application 24/7


Ensure that your web application is available and performs well from anywhere in the world to meet your SLAs.

  • Ensure that your key web, mobile, cloud, and streaming pages and transactions perform properly from all customer locations, all the time.
  • Dynatrace uses all major desktop and mobile browsers to comprehensively simulate customer journeys from thousands of locations around the world.
Understand your availability and performance from a global perspective.
Ensure great performance from all user locations, all the time.
Get meaningful SLA monitoring reports out of the box.


Manage CDN and third party performance by drilling down into performance issues.

Manage CDN and 3rd party performance

  • Ensure SLA compliance between IT, business stakeholders, and third parties.
  • Gather response time and availability by third-party object or host.
  • Quantify the benefits that different CDNs provide in your key geographies.

Reduce hours of manual troubleshooting down to seconds with our breakthrough analytics engine.

Proactive problem analysis

channelIQ

“Instead of using separate tools for web monitoring, application performance management and server monitoring we now have a single all-in-one solution, Dynatrace.”

Light the way


You need built-in expertise to lead the way—and we’ve got it. The Digital Experience Insights service is designed to drive an active performance optimization strategy and culture with synthetic monitoring technology, even if you don’t have a lot of time or resources in-house. Start today and unleash your maximum potential.

Learn more about Dynatrace Digital Experience Insights!

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Dynatrace synthetic competitive differentiation: all the pieces you need


  • Portfolio breadth
  • Purpose-built network
  • Critical mass of data
  • Scripting ease, fidelity
  • Expertise
  • Simulate tests and volume traffic

Get to know Dynatrace synthetic testing


Understand your availability and performance from a global perspective.

The most accurate and reliable global testing and monitoring network

  • The only synthetic monitoring network purpose puilt for modern applications and DevOps teams
  • 150+ enterprise-grade, dedicated Internet service provider connections give you the most consistent and reliable measure of end-user experience.
  • Measurements from a private software agent installed in your environment.

Detect availability and performance problems before your customers notice them!

Full integration with Dynatrace all-in-one monitoring

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Sign up, deploy our agent and get unmatched insights out-of-the-box.

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