To monitor methods or APIs that are not detected by the Application Real-Time Monitoring Service (ARMS) agent, you can add custom methods for monitoring in ARMS Application Monitoring.


  1. Log on to the ARMS console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, choose Application Monitoring > Applications. In the top navigation bar, select a region.
  3. On the Applications page, click the name of the application that you want to manage.
  4. In the left-side navigation pane, click Application Settings. On the page that appears, click the Monitoring Method Customization tab.

Add custom methods for monitoring

  1. On the Monitoring Method Customization tab, click Add Method in the upper-right corner.
  2. In the Add Custom Method dialog box, configure the following parameters and click OK.
    Parameter Description
    Method The name of the method to be monitored. It must be unique.
    Enable After you enable this feature, you can monitor this method and the method is displayed in the local method stack. For more information, see Trace query. By default, the feature is enabled.
    Note ARMS can dynamically enable or disable this feature. Applications do not need to be restarted.
    Call Entrance After this feature is enabled, you can query business based on traces, and the corresponding APIs are displayed in the API call module. For more information, see API call monitoring. By default, this feature is disabled.
    After a custom method is added for monitoring, it is automatically displayed in the method list.