Install APM Insight Java Agent in IBM Websphere 7.x servers & above


  • Download the latest APM Insight java agent zip file (apminsight-javaagent.zip) here
  • Extract the zip file to a new directory to find agent jar and its configuration files
  • Open the apminsight.conf file in any text editor and include the following keys:
    license.key=[LICENSE KEY]
    apm.host=https://[HOST]:[PORT]/

    Example:

    license.key=APMI_74447444b666d7ab5174cc3021a9b68dd4b3364d50f99c2969360810313e8fac
    apm.host=https://app-w8-test:8443/
    To learn more about the configurations, visit our Configuration Guide page.
  • Open administrative console of your IBM Websphere server, Select Servers > Server Types > WebSphere Application ServersAPM Insight Java Agent for Websphere
  • Select <Your Server Name> > Java and Process Management > Process DefinitionAPM Insight Java Agent for Websphere
  • Under Additional Properties, select Java Virutal Machine.
    APM Insight Java Agent for Websphere
  • Locate Generic JVM Arguments textbox and enter the following parameter
    -javaagent:<agent_directory_full_path>/apminsight-javaagent.jar

    APM Insight Java Agent for Websphere
  • Save the settings and start the Websphere server.