Infrastructure monitoring dashboard

This page describes Infrastructure Overview dashboard and its view modes: topology; host lists by name or label, process list, and hosts shown as tiles. For infrastructure overview in the AppMon Web, see Operations web view.

The Infrastructure Overview dashboard, opened from the Monitoring dashboard is always tied to a System Profile, and is showing only related infrastructure. You can also open it as a dashlet, to do so click the Infrastructure Overview node under the required System Profile in Cockpit, or click Add dashlet icon and select the Infrastructure Overview dashlet from the list.

To view a global overview of all infrastructure, related to your server, use the Infrastructure node under the required server in Cockpit.

Operations web view is always tied to a System Profile.

Topology view

The view displays hosts and process, grouped by a host. The color of the host/process icon indicates its state. You can filter the displayed data. Click a host or a process to view the detailed health overview.

Infrastructure overview - Topology
Infrastructure overview - Topology

Host List view

The view displays the flat list of hosts. You can filter the displayed data. Click a host to open the detailed health overview.

Infrastructure overview - Host list
Infrastructure overview - Host list

Host by label view

The view displays the list of labels with hosts and processes related to each label. You can filter the displayed data. Click a host or a process to view the detailed health overview.

Infrastructure overview - Host by label
Infrastructure overview - Host by label

Process List view

The view displays the flat list of processes. You can filter the displayed data. Click a process to open the detailed health overview.

Infrastructure overview - Process list
Infrastructure overview - Process list

Host Tiles view

The view displays host as a tiles with basic information. The color of the tile frame indicates the host state. Click the host to view the detailed info in the right pane. You can filter the displayed hosts by health state. Click the Host Health link at the bottom of the tile to view the detailed health overview.

Infrastructure overview - Host tiles
Infrastructure overview - Host tiles

If the Host Tiles view gets too crowded with the several thousand hosts that can be monitored at once with one AppMon Server, switch to a different view and use its new grouping and filter features.

Filtering data

The shown data can be filtered by selecting different filter options.

Filter options within a group are connected with a logical or. Different filter groups are connected with a logical and. Filters are applied to hosts except for the process list. Application data does not necessarily reflect the selected timeframe but rather the current status.

Set up alerts

In the AppMon Client, choose Settings > Dynatrace Server > Infrastructure > Alerts horizontal tab to set up notifications with great flexibility. See Infrastructure for more information.