Application Insights (for Java): Quickstart for Apache Tomcat

This post will highlight a quickstart guide to getting-up and running with the Visual Studio Online Application Insights for Java.  If this looks extremely similar to the content posted on MSDN, that would because it is. 1) Login to Application Insights for Visual Studio Online.  If necessary, sign-up here first. 2) Download the Java APM…

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Java APM Agent Changelog

I just realized that there is not a great means of tracking the changes to the Java APM agent for Visual Studio Online.  And so without further ado, a blog post to rectify the situation.  This post will discuss how to determine the version of the Java APM Agent as well as a changelog of…

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How To Instrument Catching Exceptions for Java APM

This post applies to both the Java APM Agent available from Application Insights as well as the RTM release of SCOM 2012 R2 (this feature was not available for the preview release of SCOM 2012 R2).  This article is written by myself and my co-author: Cijo Thomas. This post will discuss Exception Events generated by…

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Application Insights (for Java): What is it and How to Get It

I previously mentioned that Application Insights supports Java and this post is a follow-up with some more links and information.  The official information page for Application Insights is here.  Briefly stated, Application Insights is a way to get the same great Application Performance Monitoring (APM) available in SCOM 2012 R2 in the cloud. The agent…

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System Center 2012 Management Pack for Java Application Performance Monitoring Released!

I am proud to announce the release version of Java Application Performance Monitoring (aka Java APM), available for download (https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=39709).  This feature builds upon the previous release (available for download here: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=29270) to enabled APM functionality for several versions of Apache Tomcat. For more information, refer to the online documentation on TechNet. Note: this supersedes the…

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