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How to set up Appdynamics Environment


How to set up Appdynamics Environment

Hello All,


I am trying to install Appdynamics APM tool. It has three components :

1. Appdynamics Controller
2. Application Server Agent
3. Machine Agent


I have few queries:

1.How to install all the three?
2.What are the roles of all of three ?
3.DO i need to configure all of three again and again for each application


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How to set up Appdynamics Environment
AppDynamics Team (Retired)

Hi Sarah,

Please have look at the following documentation


Controller Installation


App Server Agent: We have an agent for each language.  Please select appropriate Agent


Java Machine Agent :



Controller collects all the metrics, processes them and you have a UI to view all the collected metrics

App Agent collects application metrics from your business application ( PHP, .Net, Java etc)

Java Machine Agent collect System/Hardware metrics


Please review





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