Sensor (Data Collection)

Tracked Configuration

  • Application Name
  • Dropwizard Version


  • All counters, gauges, histrograms, meters and timers.

Custom Metrics

Custom metrics are automatically ingested and displayed on the Dropwizard dashboard. Note: If the Dropwizard metrics library is used without the framework, custom metrics will show up on the JVM dashboard.

Health Checks

Dropwizard health checks are executed every 20 seconds by the Instana agent. Failing health checks are subsequently reported in the form of issues.

How failing health checks are presented within Instana