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Java (Java Agent, Installation, JVM, and Controller Installation)

How to configure appdynamics in AWS ECS-EC2?

How to configure appdynamics in AWS ECS-EC2?


We have configured a ECS cluster using EC2, We are developing a java application and planning to deploy the application in ECS task. I would like to get the container metrics, application tracing also ec2 node metrics using APPD.Could you please suggest the correct approach along with best practices.


1. Do you have a sidecar Docker image for the Java agent?
2. What are the special configuration is required to configure sidecar?
3. If you have detailed document about this, please share with us.

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How to configure appdynamics in AWS ECS-EC2?

Hi @senthilraja.ramamoorthy ,


Here's the link to the blog post where you can find " Best Practices for Instrumenting Containers with AppDynamics Agents"  -


You can find best practices tied to installing agents at runtime using environment variables and sidecar container. Hope, this helps.



Sunil Mutyala