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Please use the following category to raise ideas for these offerings for all environments (traditional on-premises, containers, cloud):
Cloud Pak for Multicloud Management
Cloud Pak for Network Automation - including Orchestration and Performance Management
Cloud Pak for Watson AIOps - including Netcool Operations Management portfolio
Edge Application Manager
IBM Observability with Instana
IBM Turbonomic ARM
ITM-APM Products - including IBM Tivoli Monitoring v6 and Application Performance Monitoring v8
Workload Automation - including Workload Scheduler
Tivoli System Automation - including Tivoli System Automation Application Manager (SA AM), Tivoli System Automation for Multiplatforms (SA MP)
Instana's log monitoring supports several very useful default tags, some of these tags are sadly not filled in for the popular .NET (Framework) logging frameworks, see below. Please fill these tags such that we can actually use the log monitoring, without these tags it is almost impossible to use (we currently have to search for the exception in the log files of our applications).
Exception Message this tag is needed because now only the log message is present for Log4Net and often the useful info is present in the message of the exception that was attached to the log message. A log statement contains a messageTemplate and an exception, for example https://github.com/serilog/serilog/blob/dev/src/Serilog/ILogger.cs#L233.
Exception Type this tag is needed to distinguise expected exceptions (input validation etc, are caused by input given by an end-user) and not-expected exceptions (bugs, broken background jobs etc).
Exception StackTrace this tag is needed to find where in the code the problem occurred. And also very important to get the inner-exception (an exception is sometimes wrapped by another exception to add more info) because the most useful info is sometimes hidden there.
Exception Message tag is missing
Exception Type tag is missing
Exception StackTrace tag is missing
Exception StackTrace tag is missing (the other two are present)
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