Subscription and license management
- A new version of the Dynatrace Platform Subscription model (DPS) was released on April 26, 2023. If your Dynatrace licensing agreement started prior to April 2023, please refer to the earlier version of DPS documentation.
- This page is provided for informational purposes only. The terms of the Dynatrace free trial offer and/or your Dynatrace license will be applied to any use of Dynatrace products or services. For more information, see Subscriptions and licensing.
Dynatrace Platform Subscription (DPS)
Dynatrace Platform Subscription is our new licensing model for all Dynatrace capabilities. DPS offers full flexibility to use any capabiity, at any volume, anytime to help you adapt quickly to ever-changing technical and business requirements.
A Dynatrace SaaS deployment has one active license that controls the products you can use. Products include host units, host unit hours, Digital Experience Monitoring, Davis data units, and Application security units. Account Management provides a real-time view of licensed product consumption (Total license usage), with historical analysis at the daily or hourly level (Usage details).
A Dynatrace Managed deployment can have several clusters, each with its own license, and each license controls the products you can use (products may include host units, host unit hours, Digital Experience Monitoring, Davis data units, and Application security units). Account Management provides a view of license usage across clusters (Total license usage) and hourly/daily usage information for each cluster (Usage details).