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Dynatrace Synthetic Platform 2017.10 maintenance release notes

October 2017 maintenance releases have included these Portal enhancements.

Release 2017.10.17

User management

The User management page is redesigned to simplify the workflow for adding and managing users.

Release 2017.10.04

Integration with Dynatrace SaaS/Managed

Configure Dynatrace Synthetic to send data to Dynatrace Saas/Managed so you can view synthetic tests in Saas/Managed dashboards, then drill down from a selected test to the Dynatrace Portal.

Service level report by step

The Service level report by step compares performance metrics for the steps in a test, for up to 36 tests, against thresholds entered by the user. The report includes metrics tables and performance trend charts, at the test level and for the steps in each test, that show test-specific performance and availability.

Technical notes and known issues

While this release has been tested extensively to ensure that it works with all supported platforms and technologies, certain issues cannot be addressed from the product side. See the technical notes and known issues page for supported environments, significant technical details, and product limitations. Refer to our knowledge base for tips and workarounds.

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