Installing Plumbr Java Agent

Installing Plumbr Java Agent is as easy as adding the -javaagent:PATH-TO/plumbr.jar to your configuration and restarting the JVM.




  1. STEP 1: Download & Configure Download Plumbr Agent from the Download Center (requires authentication) and unzip the downloaded archive.

    It is also advised that you specify the jvmId parameter in the file located next to the plumbr.jar file to make sure the JVM identity will be preserved over JVM restarts.

  2. STEP 2: Attach

    Choose your OS and Application Server from below:

  3. STEP 3: Confirm Once you have attached the agent to you application successfully you will see your JVM being monitored in real time at


Installing Plumbr Java Agent: Screencast

Installing the Java Agent is so easy, even CEOs can do it. If you do not believe it, check out the following 2-minute installation screencast, created and narrated by our CEO Priit Potter: