Getting started

Learn how Instana helps

Watch the following video to learn more about how Instana helps you.

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Start your Instana tour

What to do next


Extend Instana capabilities by using integrations, SDKs, and APIs


Administer Instana by using APIs and the Instana user interface

Open a support case with IBM Support

How to guides

Learn how to use Instana with your own data and IT landscape. You can use these "how to" guides with the Instana free trial (full-featured Instana SaaS solution) or with your own Instana SaaS deployment. You can also use these topics to help get started with your own self-hosted (on-premises) Instana deployment, after you install and configure your self-hosted Instana backend (on-premises).

Set up and observe your own data

Get an overview of your IT landscape

Find and resolve a problem

Integrate your IT landscape

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