This document explains how to install the New Relic APM agent for Java applications on a Docker container.
Install Java agent on Docker container
To install the Java agent on a Docker host, you can add the agent jar to your container image (Swarm, ECS, AKS, EKS, OpenShift K8s, etc).
The requirements for a basic Java agent install are the same for installing an agent in a Docker container. The following two sets of instructions are just examples of how you might approach passing the necessary information to your container.
- A tutorial on GitHub (recommended)
- A more detailed step-by-step guide on the New Relic Explorer's Hub