Disk events anomaly detection API - GET an event

Gets the parameters of the specified disk event rule.

The request produces an application/json payload.

Early Adopter

This request is an Early Adopter release and may be changed in non-compatible way.

  • Managed https://{your-domain}/e/{your-environment-id}/api/config/v1/anomalyDetection/diskEvents/{id}
  • SaaS https://{your-environment-id}.live.dynatrace.com/api/config/v1/anomalyDetection/diskEvents/{id}
  • Environment ActiveGate https://{your-activegate-domain}/e/{your-environment-id}/api/config/v1/anomalyDetection/diskEvents/{id}


To execute this request, you need the Read configuration (ReadConfig) permission assigned to your API token. To learn how to obtain and use it, see Tokens and authentication.


Parameter Type Description In Required
id string

The ID of the required disk event rule.

path required


Response codes

Code Description


Response body

The DiskEventAnomalyDetectionConfig object

Element Type Description
metadata ConfigurationMetadata
id string

The ID of the disk event rule.

name string

The name of the disk event rule.

enabled boolean

Disk event rule enabled/disabled.

metric string

The metric to monitor.

threshold number

The threshold to trigger disk event.

  • A percentage for LowDiskSpace or LowInodes metrics.
  • In milliseconds for ReadTimeExceeding or WriteTimeExceeding metrics.
samples integer

The number of samples to evaluate.

violatingSamples integer

The number of samples that must violate the threshold to trigger an event. Must not exceed the number of evaluated samples.

diskNameFilter DiskNameFilter
tagFilters TagFilter[]

Narrows the rule usage down to the hosts matching the specified tags.

hostGroupId string

Narrows the rule usage down to disks that run on hosts that themselves run on the specified host group.

The TagFilter object

A tag-based filter of monitored entities.

Element Type Description
context string

The origin of the tag, such as AWS or Cloud Foundry.

Custom tags use the CONTEXTLESS value.

key string

The key of the tag.

Custom tags have the tag value here.

value string

The value of the tag.

Not applicable to custom tags.

The DiskNameFilter object

Narrows the rule usage down to disks, matching the specified criteria.

Element Type Description
operator string

Comparison operator.

value string

Value to compare to.

The ConfigurationMetadata object

Metadata useful for debugging

Element Type Description
configurationVersions integer[]

A sorted list of the version numbers of the configuration.

currentConfigurationVersions string[]

A sorted list of version numbers of the configuration.

clusterVersion string

Dynatrace version.


In this example, the request lists the parameters of the low disk custom disk event rule.

The API token is passed in the Authorization header.

The rule has the following parameters:

Custom disk events rule


curl -X GET \
  https://mySampleEnv.live.dynatrace.com/api/config/v1/anomalyDetection/diskEvents/3f7b8234-95dc-44d0-9c1b-a5f0e8e19fd0 \
  -H 'Authorization: Api-Token dt0c01.abc123.abcdefjhij1234567890'

Request URL


Response body

  "metadata": {
    "clusterVersion": "",
    "configurationVersions": [
  "id": "3f7b8234-95dc-44d0-9c1b-a5f0e8e19fd0",
  "name": "low disk",
  "enabled": true,
  "metric": "LOW_DISK_SPACE",
  "threshold": 2,
  "samples": 5,
  "violatingSamples": 3,
  "diskNameFilter": null,
  "tagFilters": []

Response code