This agent displays performance metrics collected from a Java virtual machine version 1.5 or later. To enable monitoring for your JVM add the following system properties:

Local/Remote Modes

The agent supports both local and remote modes.

Supported Versions

The agent supports Sun's Java VM version 1.5


The following parameters are available for configuration:

JMX connection string: the JMX URL.

Thread CPU time: if set enables monitoring of per thread CPU time.


Data returned by this agent will include:

  • Compilation: time spent during compilation
  • GarbageCollector: contains garbage collection statistics.
  • Memory: holds memory usage information.
  • Runtime: contains global details about the JVM.
  • ClassLoading: statistics regarding loaded Java classes.
  • Threading: contains details about thread times.
  • OperatingSystem: holds details about the host operating system