Our on-host integrations do not update themselves automatically. To update them, use your package manager to update the programs and their dependencies to the latest version. We recommend that you keep both the infrastructure agent and the integration files up to date.
Use either of these options to check whether your on-host integration is up to date:
New Relic UI
To use the infrastructure UI to check for on-host integration versions:
To manually check for on-host integration versions, connect to a server. Then invoke the OS package manager and grep the integration's file name (for example,
To find the file name for a specific integration, see the integration docs.
Your services may be running on a single physical host, on a VM, or in a container orchestrated by Kubernetes or ECS. Whatever the setup, our on-host integrations can adapt to your environment and send data to New Relic; all you have to do is choose the appropriate update method.
If you're running services in containerized, orchestrated environments, choose your update scenario:
- Update on-host integrations on Kubernetes
- Update on-host integrations on Amazon ECS (EC2 launch type)
If you're running services without orchestration or on-premises, choose your scenario: