Backwards compatibility

Some components are backward-compatible with other products and components. The backward compatibility list relates to monitored and stored data only. Compatibility between various releases should be considered a temporary step in the upgrade process. Configuration differences between current and older releases may have an undesired effect on your monitoring and are not recommended for continuous use.

NAM 2019 backward compatibility


NAM Server

  • NAM Server 2019 is NOT compatible with NAM server 2018 when the synchronization between servers is in effect, i.e. in a cluster environment.
  • NAM Probe 2018 (recommended the latest service pack level).
  • Enterprise Synthetic versions 12.5.x and 12.4.x.

NAM Probe

  • TCAM 12.3 and later.

NAM Console

  • NAM 2018 components.
AppMon and Synthetic

NAM 2019 does not integrate with AppMon and Synthetic Classic (aka Gomez) anymore. For more information, see Dynatrace NAM 2019 Release Notes.

NAM 2018 backward compatibility


NAM Server

  • CAS 2017
    NAM Server 2018 is NOT compatible with CAS 2017 when the synchronization between servers is in effect, i.e. in a cluster environment.
  • ADS 2017
    NAM Server 2018 is NOT compatible with ADS 2017 server.
    ADS was replaced by Advanced Diagnostics on Demand feature in NAM 2018. See Upgrading DC RUM 2017 with ADS for a way to migrate ADS Server 2017 to NAM 2018 with ADOD feature.
  • AMD 2017 (recommended the latest service pack level). Limitation: ADOD data will not be present.

NAM Probe

  • TCAM 12.3 and later.

NAM Console

  • DC RUM 2017 components.

AppMon

  • AppMon 6.5, 7.0 (2017), and 7.1 (2018).

Synthetic Classic (aka Gomez)

  • Compatible.

Enterprise Synthetic

  • Enterprise Synthetic versions 12.5.x and 12.4.x.

DC RUM 2017 backward compatibility


CAS

  • AMD 12.4.x (12.4.15 release is recommended).

ADS

  • AMD 12.4.x (12.4.15 release is recommended).

AMD

  • TCAM 12.3 and later.

RUM Console

  • DC RUM 12.4 components.

AppMon

  • AppMon 6.5 and 7.0 (2017).

Synthetic Classic (aka Gomez)

  • Compatible.

Enterprise Synthetic

  • Enterprise Synthetic versions 12.5.0 and 12.4.x.