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LDAP integration - automatic retrieve list of users and groups

It would be a useful feature that Instana, after the integration with LDAP, would automatically retrieve all users and groups from the LDAP according to the filter given in the LDAP configuration. This way administration of new users would be m...
6 months ago in Instana / Enterprise/Integration 5 Functionality already exists

Map Groups with SAML (Okta)

We have SSO setup for the Instana Backend using SAML with Okta. We would like to be able to map groups provided by the Idp to Instana roles/groups. The ability to map our internal LDAP groups to Instana groups would give us the ability to apply ac...
2 months ago in Instana / Enterprise/Integration / Security and Compliance 2 Functionality already exists

Prompt user to login (two use cases)

Customer would like to be prompted to either login after an expired session in UI or when he is trying to do something that requires that he is logged in. Perhaps this could be configured with Session settings. The problem is UI lets users do a lo...
about 2 months ago in Instana / Enterprise/Integration 0 Future consideration

Add Windows Active Directory group (Security Group) to Instana

As per support case #27832, We asked to add AD group to instana to provide the permission to groups, but that feature is not available it seems, please check to add AD group for providing permissions.
about 2 months ago in Instana / Enterprise/Integration 2 Needs more information

Restrict access to Heap Dumps

Currently everyone who has access to a JVM infrastructure perspective in Instana can also create a heap dump from there. Heap dumps might contain sensitive information. This access to the heap dump implies a major security and compliance issue for...
2 months ago in Instana / Enterprise/Integration 1 Future consideration

Possibility to share custom dashboard with a group of users

Hi team, Currently it's only possible to have private or public custom dashboard. However when the dash is public it's for everyone with a choice of editors, but we would like to have also the choice of the viewers. Could you please open an FR on ...
4 months ago in Instana / Enterprise/Integration 0 Future consideration

Support of Read audit Log

In regards of the incident, ticket : https://instana.zendesk.com/agent/tickets/24625 ouiSNCF is asking for the support of Read Audit Log.
4 months ago in Instana / Enterprise/Integration 0 Future consideration

Add using MS Active Directory user groups for managing user acces.

Give different access to the Instana application for members of Active Directory user group and not for specific user. Requested by Banks Security team
4 months ago in Instana / Enterprise/Integration 0 Future consideration

Access audit logs to server to use in SPLUNK

Would like to have logs written to the server. As an on-prem customer, we keep tabs on the server and logs with Splunk. Go getting the audit log via the UI isn't the best solution for their use case.
about 2 months ago in Instana / Enterprise/Integration 1 Future consideration

Disable normal user login / automatically purge users from User DB

Customer wants to enable SSO. When they do this, they want to make sure that existing Instana users can no longer login with they email/password, and that new users can no longer create regular logins (only login via SSO).Once the user is deleted ...
about 2 months ago in Instana / Enterprise/Integration 1 Needs more information