Administration

The topics in this section are designed for platform administrators who may install Sysdig Monitor and Secure on-premises, deploy and configure the agents, and configure, administer, and troubleshoot the environment.

Administering Sysdig Platform

This section helps you navigate to the topics of administering the Sysdig user and notification management.

Feature DocumentationDescription
Super Admin ManagementLocate the super admin, super user, and login tokens.
User and Team AdministrationUnderstand Sysdig’s users, teams, and role permissions.
Notifications ManagementAdd, edit, or delete a variety of notification channel types, and disable or delete notifications when they are not needed.
Find Your Customer ID and NameFind customer ID for SaaS deployments.
Authentication and Authorization (SaaS)Set up secure access control for SaaS deployments.

License Management

This section helps you navigate to the topics on License Management.

Feature DocumentationDescription
SubscriptionReview your account status regarding payment tier and licensed numbers of agents, serverless agents, cloud accounts.

Troubleshooting Sysdig Platform

This section helps you troubleshoot on-premises and agent installation.

Feature DocumentationDescription
Troubleshoot On-Prem InstallationsReview general issues and troubleshooting tips for on-prem installations. Troubleshoot On-Prem Installations.
Troubleshoot Sysdig AgentBrowse troubleshooting tips for Sysdig agents.
Contact Sysdig SupportGet help from Sysdig Support.

On-Premises Deployments

This section provides guidelines for deploying a Sysdig Platform on-premises.

Feature DocumentationDescription
System ArchitectureUnderstand the Sysdig Platform components and their relationships to each other and the environment.
System RequirementsReview the hardware components and software resources required to host the Sysdig Platform.

Installing Sysdig Platform On-Premises

When installing Sysdig Platform on-premises, follow the instructions specific to your environment. Where available, the Installer tool is the recommended option.

For release 3.6.0 and higher, this material has moved to version-specific folders in GitHub.

For legacy installation instructions, see On-Premises Installation.

For information on upgrading environments up to version 3.5.1, see On-Premises Upgrades. For upgrading beyond 3.6.0, there will be version-specific folders in GitHub.

Administration for Sysdig Platform On-Premises

This section helps you navigate to the topics on securing the Sysdig Platform components.

Feature DocumentationDescription
Manage User Profile and PasswordAccess the current user’s login credentials, team, and role, and retrieve the API token to use with custom scripts or applications.
Securing User PasswordsSecure user credentials for Sysdig Platform components.
Authentication and Authorization (On-Prem Options)Set up secure access control for the on-prem deployments.


Last modified July 17, 2021