Problems API - GET count

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Gets the count of problems in your environment and their distribution by impact level.

The request produces an application/json payload.

GET
  • Managed https://{your-domain}/e/{your-environment-id}/api/v1/problem/status
  • SaaS https://{your-environment-id}.live.dynatrace.com/api/v1/problem/status
  • Environment ActiveGate https://{your-activegate-domain}/e/{your-environment-id}/api/v1/problem/status

Authentication

To execute this request, you need the Access problem and event feed, metrics, and topology (DataExport) permission assigned to your API token. To learn how to obtain and use it, see Tokens and authentication.

Parameters

The request doesn't provide any configurable parameters.

Response

Response codes

Code Description
200

Success

Response body

The ProblemStatusResultWrapper object

Element Type Description
result GlobalProblemStatus

The GlobalProblemStatus object

The count of open problems in your environment.

Element Type Description
totalOpenProblemsCount integer

The total number of open problems in your environment.

openProblemCounts object

Numbers of open problems per impact level.

Example

In this example, the request gets the number of problems in an environment.

The API token is passed in the Authorization header.

The response shows there are 34 problems detected:

  • 4 affect the infrastructure.
  • 30 affect applications.

Curl

curl -X GET \
  https://mySampleEnv.live.dynatrace.com/api/v1/problem/status \
  -H 'Authorization: Api-token abcdefjhij1234567890'

Request URL

https://mySampleEnv.live.dynatrace.com/api/v1/problem/status

Response content

{
  "result": {
    "totalOpenProblemsCount": 34,
    "openProblemCounts": {
      "INFRASTRUCTURE": 4,
      "SERVICE": 0,
      "APPLICATION": 30,
      "ENVIRONMENT": 0
    }
  }
}

Response code

200