Build 133

11 January 2018


Single Sign-on (SSO)

Instana now supports Single Sign-On (SSO) using Google. To activate SSO for your tenant, navigate to the management portal and specify a domain filter for SSO. This filter ensures that only users with email addresses matching your filter will have access to your tenant. Read more in the authentication docs

Two-factor Authentication (2FA)

Two-factor authentication (2FA) is now available to increase the security of your Instana account. 2FA works seamlessly together with both our standard login as well as the new single sign-on. Read more in the authentication docs

AWS ElastiCache

To provide deep visibility and insight into the Amazon ElastiCache service, Instana now automatically discovers and monitors both Redis and Memcached in-memory data stores. Read more about our AWS support


  • Python: New Urllib3 instrumentation
  • PHP: trace HTTP calls made via SoapClient
  • Nomad jobName and taskName can be used for service definition and naming in the Service Extraction Rules
  • Support for attaching to JVMs running on IBM J9 inside a container
  • Improved Java Instrumentation performance
  • New Java Instrumentation for HttpClient 3.x, Ratpack Http, Play 2.4 via Netty, Apache HttpClient Nio, CXF Http Endpoints
  • Support for Opentracing 0.31 and improved semantics
  • Failing Dropwizard Healthchecks are converted into Instana issues
  • More Zookeeper Metrics on replicated setups
  • Elasticsearch Sensor: Compatibility to Elasticsearch 6
  • JBoss Sensor: Added Support for reporting on XA datasources
  • Support for reading HAProxy config files in containers
  • Support for reading Nginx symlink included config files in containers
  • On-Premises only: EUM Client IP anonymization can be turned off


  • PHP: DB2 calls are not batched
  • PHP + Apache: inaccessible locations no longer stall the agent