New Relic uses these extensions to facilitate the installation of the infrastructure agent. This removes the need for manually updating our agent and, more importantly, automatically scales the agent with your Azure scale sets.
Install infrastructure using Azure extensions
To install the agent using the Azure extension on supported operating systems.
Go to any Azure VM, Azure scale set, or Azure Service Fabric using scale sets, and select the Extensions tab.
Select the New Relic infrastructure extension.
Follow the instructions, and add your .
If you automate the installation, remember to pass your with the
NR_LICENSE_KEYvariable. You can use configurations via environment variables (
NRIA_format) to customize any agent configuration.
You're good to go!