Installing the agent

For New Relic to function, your application must be able to connect to the New Relic servers to report your performance data. Refer to your specific New Relic agent's instructions about compatibility and requirements, installation, and configuration.

Agents:

Server monitors:

Note: Installation procedures may vary for your agent. For example, Ruby agent installation procedures are different for the Ruby gem and the Rails plugin. Always make sure your app or server meets New Relic's compatibility requirements, and then follow the link to the specific installation procedure you need.

For more help

Additional documentation resources include:

  • New Relic Browser (overview of New Relic's browser monitoring product, including compatibiity and requirements)
  • New Relic Insights (overview of New Relic's software analytics product, including compatibiity and requirements)
  • New Relic Mobile (overview of New Relic's mobile applications monitoring product, including compatibiity and requirements)
  • Checklist for developing plugins (a checklist for plugin authors to follow when planning and creating plugins for New Relic)

If you need additional help, get support at support.newrelic.com.