The business transaction feature provided by ARMS allows you to define business requests in a visualized manner by using non-intrusive methods and provides abundant business-specific performance metrics and diagnostic capabilities. Before you use the business transaction feature, you must install or upgrade the ARMS agent for Java applications.

Limits

  • The business transaction feature only can monitor Java applications.
  • Only the ARMS agent V2.6.2 or later supports the business transaction feature.

Install or upgrade the ARMS agent for Java applications deployed on ECS instances

  1. If you are using the business transaction feature for the first time and have not used the application monitoring feature, you must install the latest version of the ARMS agent. For more information, see Manually install the ARMS agent for a Java application.
  2. If you are using the business transaction feature for the first time and have used the application monitoring feature, you must upgrade the ARMS agent to V2.6.2 or later.
    1. Uninstall the existing ARMS agent. For more information, see Uninstall the ARMS agent.
    2. Install a new ARMS agent. For more information, see Manually install the ARMS agent for a Java application.

Install or upgrade the ARMS agent for Java applications deployed on Docker

  1. If you are using the business transaction feature for the first time and have not used the application monitoring feature, you must install the latest version of the ARMS agent. For more information, see Install the ARMS agent for a Java application deployed in a Docker cluster.
  2. If you are using the business transaction feature for the first time and have used the application monitoring feature, you must upgrade the ARMS agent to V2.6.2 or later.
    1. Uninstall the existing ARMS agent. For more information, see Uninstall the ARMS agent.
    2. Install a new ARMS agent. For more information, see Install the ARMS agent for a Java application deployed in a Docker cluster.

Install or upgrade the ARMS agent for Java applications by using scripts

  1. If you are using the business transaction feature for the first time and have not used the application monitoring feature, you must install the latest version of the ARMS agent. For more information, see Install the ARMS agent for a Java application by using scripts.
  2. If you are using the business transaction feature for the first time and have used the application monitoring feature, you must upgrade the ARMS agent to V2.6.2 or later.
    1. Uninstall the existing ARMS agent. For more information, see .
    2. Install a new ARMS agent. For more information, see Install the ARMS agent for a Java application by using scripts.