Getting Started

Welcome to Instana

To use Instana, you need your own environment.

If your organisation already has an Instana environment, ask the administrator to invite you.

To get your own SaaS trial, go to the Instana website and click the Try Instana button at the top right. To get access to the installation for an on-prem environment contact us.

Once you have an environment available to you, the next step is to install an agent onto each of your hosts to begin monitoring. If you do not have a microservices application to monitor, install Stan’s Robot Shop, a free open source sample application.

We suggest that you follow this sequence:

If you need additional help, file a ticket.