Management Portal Quick Tour¶
The Lightrun Management Portal allows all users to:
- Access instructions and commands for setting up Lightrun
- View output from the instrumentation you've added
- View system exceptions
- Manage your account
In addition, users with
ROLE_MANAGER permissions can:
- Manage Lightrun users, logs, services and more
- Configure PII redaction and blocklisting
- Send data to email recipients
Once logged into your Lightrun account, you will gain access to the Getting Started page:
The following table describes the sections of the interface as numbered above:
|1||Menu - Gain access to the data and features available in the Management Portal.|
|2||Account - Update your personal details, users, password, etc.|
|3||Getting started - Instructions and code samples to help you get started quickly and easily with Lightrun.|
|4||Dive deeper - Learn more about Lightrun.|
The following sections describes the different parts in detail:
The menu section provides access to the data and features available in the Lightrun management portal.
There are three main menu items.
The Data explorer menu appears similar to the following:
The following table describes the different options available in the Data explorer menu:
|Logs||View all active logs in the system.|
|Snapshots||View all active snapshots in the system.|
|Exceptions||View all exceptions thrown by Lightrun.|
The Entities menu appears similar to the following:
The following table describes the different options available in the Entities menu:
|Agents||View all active Lightrun agents.|
|Tags||View all existing tags in the system.|
|Actions||View all actions for all active agents added by all users in this account.|
Lightrun offers integrations for multiple monitoring, alerting, and communication platforms. The Integrations menu displays the list of supported platforms and the configurations for each platform.
The account section provides access to your personal details, and settings. The following table describes the items in the account section.
|Personal details||Update your personal details, password, and log out of Lightrun.|
|Invite member||Invite new users and team members to Lightrun.|
|Settings||Manage your users, security, notifications, and compliance.|
The getting started section helps to fast-track your Lightrun installation. The section keeps track of the installation steps that you have already taken and provides instructions and code that will help you complete the remaining steps.
The getting started section has 3 major steps.
|Install the plugin in your IDE||Instructions on how to install the Lightrun plugin in your IDE.|
|Set up an agent||Instructions on how to install Lightrun agent to run alongside your application to enable Lightrun realtime intrumentation.|
|Start using Lightrun||Instructions on how to create your first action.|