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PINNED Configure maintenance flyouts
User interface settings include the option “Show maintenance notes”. How can I as onprem-backend administrator configure and switch on such flyouts to inform my users about upcoming maintenance?
PINNED Instana Backend on ARM
Some customer have the request to install Instana backend on their Server which is using the ARM architecture CPU.

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SQL-like query to access database

Existing REST API query has its limitation in term of supported function and debugging the result is taking too much effort. Customer is very familiar with SQL that allows them to query, join, exclude, rank the data per requirement.
3 months ago in Cloud Pak for Network Automation / Performance 0 Submitted

Trace Analyze: Show full log message when expanding a Log entry in Logs Panel in a Trace.

Current Issue: In the current layout of Trace Analyze, the log panel of a trace displays truncated versions of log messages. Often, these excerpts are too brief to provide sufficient context or understanding of the underlying issues. To view the c...
3 months ago in Instana / Tracing 0 Submitted

Add Agent Zone and tagging option for ALL agent installations from the backend user interface (UI).

Most agent installation types do NOT allow adding a custom zone or custom tagging when installing the agent from the UI. Azure appears to be the only one that does. The zone and tags are simple configurations that have to be manually added to the ...
3 months ago in Instana / Agent 0 Submitted

provide release marker time and scope focus

Currently when choosing a release in time picker the time focus is set with span around release time but selected scope is kept. It would be very helpful to be able to select also release scope and being pointed to scoped monitoring, e.g. the chos...
3 months ago in Instana / Application perspectives 1 Submitted

Enhance Release markers by providing a release duration capability

Please see: https://instana.github.io/openapi/#tag/Releases Currently, "Create release" require a mandatory Start parameter. Subsequent "Update release" also require a mandatory Start parameter which overwrites the existing value. It would be good...
3 months ago in Instana 0 Submitted

Publish version history for instana agent and k8sensor

When upgrading to a new version of the static instana agent we have no idea what changes there actually are in the new version. We would like to know what we're getting ourselves into, and to be able to chose whether to upgrade or not. Additionall...
3 months ago in Instana / Security and Compliance 0 Submitted

Ability to Filter Traces with Custom Parameters

Under Analytics section, If we will have the ability to filter calls and traces with custom parameters that are part of the payload then it will enhance the monitoring and help teams in troubleshooting the production issues. This feature could be ...
4 months ago in Instana / Extend Capabilities 0 Submitted

Make Instana Agent removal completely clean. Currently, there is no uninstaller when performing Static install, so differences remain in the registry.

When instana agent is installed statically on windows, updates and writes are made to the windows registry when start.bat is used, which cannot be removed.This is because there is no uninstaller for static installations. Enterprise-grade customers...
4 months ago in Instana / Agent 0 Submitted

Would like to see the Queue represented in the Dependency topology for an application

In the customer's environment, our dependency map only shows the interactions between the Queue Managers. But, the interaction actually happens between the Queues. Since there are hundreds of queues on a queue manager, the customer wants to see th...
4 months ago in Instana / MQ 0 Submitted

Static installing Instana agent for windows remains needless windows registry postscript, or update.

When instana agent is installed statically on windows, updates and writes are made to the windows registry when start.bat is used, which cannot be removed. This is because there is no uninstaller for static installations. Enterprise-grade customer...
4 months ago in Instana / Agent 0 Submitted