Can I disable monitoring?

You can easily disable Dynatrace monitoring for individual hosts, process groups, or applications:

  1. Go to Settings > Monitoring overview.
  2. Click the Hosts, Process groups, or Applications tab to access the monitoring switches for individual entities. 
  3. Slide the switch to the Off position.
  4. Restart all processes for which monitoring has been disabled.

To disable monitoring for individual hosts, process groups, or applications, go to Settings > Monitoring overview .

Don’t attempt to manually stop Dynatrace OneAgent service or process. Doing so will result in an incomplete installation. If you need to remove Dynatrace components completely, see How do I uninstall Dynatrace OneAgent? and How do I uninstall Security Gateway?

For full details on how Dynatrace safely integrates with your OS, see How does Dynatrace interact with my OS? For additional details, see Learn about Dynatrace data security.