Synthetics support matrixedit

There are various components that make up the Synthetics solution, which are supported in the following configurations:

Product area GA support Details

Synthetics app

8.8.0 and higher

Project monitors

8.8.0 and higher

For creating and managing lightweight and browser monitors configured as Project monitors

Elastic’s global managed testing infrastructure

8.8.0 and higher

Elastic’s infrastructure for running lightweight and browser monitors configured through the Synthetics app and/or Project monitors

Private Locations

8.8.0 and higher

  • For running lightweight and browser monitors from your self-managed infrastructure
  • Relies on the Synthetics integration 1.0.0 or above

    • Any inline or Zip URL monitors configured with the beta Synthetics integration prior to 1.0.0, are not supported and will stop running in the future
  • Shipped as the elastic-agent-complete Docker image

Heartbeat with Uptime

As defined in the standard Support matrix

  • For running lightweight monitors via YML configuration running on self-managed infrastructure
  • Browser-based monitors are not supported in this configuration

Standalone Elastic Agent

As defined in the standard Support matrix

  • For running lightweight monitors via YML configuration running on self-managed infrastructure with standalone Elastic Agent
  • Browser-based monitors are not supported in this configuration
  • Results for monitors configured using the standalone Elastic Agent are available in the Uptime app (not the Synthetics app)

Synthetics Recorder

System requirements:

  • macOS - High Sierra and newer
  • Windows - Windows 10 and newer
  • Linux:

    • Ubuntu - 14.04 and newer
    • Fedora - 24 and newer
    • Debian - 8 and newer