How do I get started?

Hello and welcome!

Your Dynatrace journey begins with OneAgent installation. Dynatrace OneAgent performs all tasks related to the monitoring of your hosts, processes, applications, infrastructure, and real user experience. OneAgent keeps you informed of each aspect of your application’s health and performance, tracking the response times of all service requests and user actions in real time and immediately raising alerts when variations to baseline performance are detected.

To begin, understand the basic building blocks of Dynatrace. A single Dynatrace OneAgent can monitor all the technologies, services, and applications that run in your environment.

Dynatrace architecture

Dynatrace supports numerous environment types and technologies. To learn about the latest supported versions, see Which environments and versions does Dynatrace support?

The basic installation steps are simple. To get started, see How do I install Dynatrace OneAgent?