Applications API - GET an application

Gets the parameters of the specified application.

The request produces an application/json payload.

GET
  • Managed https://{your-domain}/e/{your-environment-id}/api/v1/entity/applications/{meIdentifier}
  • SaaS https://{your-environment-id}.live.dynatrace.com/api/v1/entity/applications/{meIdentifier}

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

Parameter Type Description In Required
meIdentifier string

The Dynatrace entity ID of the required application.

path required

Response format

The Application object

Element Type Description
entityId string

The Dynatrace entity ID of the required entity.

displayName string

The name of the Dynatrace entity as displayed in the UI.

customizedName string

The customized name of the entity

discoveredName string

The discovered name of the entity

firstSeenTimestamp integer

The timestamp of when the entity was first detected, in UTC milliseconds

lastSeenTimestamp integer

The timestamp of when the entity was last detected, in UTC milliseconds

tags TagInfo[]

The list of entity tags.

fromRelationships object

The list of outgoing calls from the application.

toRelationships object

The list of incoming calls to the application.

ruleAppliedMatchType string The ruleAppliedMatchType element can hold these values.
ruleAppliedPattern string
applicationType string The applicationType element can hold these values.
applicationMatchTarget string The applicationMatchTarget element can hold these values.
managementZones EntityShortRepresentation[]

The management zones that the entity is part of.

The EntityShortRepresentation object

The short representation of a Dynatrace entity.

Element Type Description
id string

The ID of the Dynatrace entity.

name string

The name of the Dynatrace entity.

description string

A short description of the Dynatrace entity.

The TagInfo object

Tag of a Dynatrace entity.

Element Type Description
context string

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

Custom tags use the CONTEXTLESS value.

The context element can hold these values.
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.

Possible values

Possible values for the applicationMatchTarget element in the Application object:

  • DOMAIN
  • URL

Possible values for the applicationType element in the Application object:

  • AGENTLESS_MONITORING
  • AMP
  • AUTO_INJECTED
  • DEFAULT
  • SAAS_VENDOR

Possible values for the ruleAppliedMatchType element in the Application object:

  • ALL_URLS_AND_DOMAINS
  • CONTAINS
  • ENDS
  • EQUALS
  • MATCHES
  • STARTS

Possible values for the context element in the TagInfo object:

  • AWS
  • AWS_GENERIC
  • AZURE
  • CLOUD_FOUNDRY
  • CONTEXTLESS
  • ENVIRONMENT
  • GOOGLE_CLOUD
  • KUBERNETES

Example

In this example, the request inquires about the properties of the easyTravel Demo application, which has the ID MOBILE_APPLICATION-752C288D59734C79.

The API token is passed in the Authorization header.

Curl

curl --request GET \
  --url https://mySampleEnv.live.dynatrace.com/api/v1/entity/applications/MOBILE_APPLICATION-752C288D59734C79 \
  --header 'Authorization: Api-Token abcdefjhij1234567890'

Request URL

https://mySampleEnv.live.dynatrace.com/api/v1/entity/applications/MOBILE_APPLICATION-752C288D59734C79

Response body

{
  "entityId": "MOBILE_APPLICATION-752C288D59734C79",
  "displayName": "easyTravel Demo",
  "customizedName": "easyTravel Demo",
  "discoveredName": "752c288d-5973-4c79-b7d1-3a49d4d42ea0",
  "firstSeenTimestamp": 1469613941393,
  "lastSeenTimestamp": 1538656560201,
  "tags": [
    {
      "context": "CONTEXTLESS",
      "key": "portal"
    },
    {
      "context": "CONTEXTLESS",
      "key": "easyTravel"
    }
  ],
  "fromRelationships": {
    "calls": [
      "SERVICE-ED0B103392AC86BF"
    ]
  },
  "toRelationships": {},
  "mobileOsFamily": [
    "ANDROID",
    "IOS",
    "WINDOWS"
  ],
  "managementZones": [
    {
      "id": "-6239538939987181652",
      "name": "allTypes"
    },
    {
      "id": "6518151499932123858",
      "name": "mobile app name exists"
    },
    {
      "id": "-4085081632192243904",
      "name": "easyTravel"
    }
  ]
}

Response code

200