Metrics API v2

Get all

Get an overview of all metrics available in your environment.

Get description

Get the full descriptor of a metric.

Read data points

Get data points from metrics you need.

For each metric you can get either one aggregated data point of a list of data points.

Select the data you need

Metrics API is a flexible instrument to obtain data. Learn how to use metric selector transformations to fine-tune the scope of data you're reading.

Modify data on read

In addition to transforming your metric, you can perform simple arithmetic operations right in your query. Learn how to use metric expressions to modify the data you're reading.

Ingest custom metrics

Push custom data points to Dynatrace.

Delete custom metric

Delete a custom metric you no longer need.


See also

Built-in metrics - SaaS
Built-in metrics - Managed