Configuration change immediacy matrix

The following table shows the effort required to make configuration changes:

  • Immediate = dialog box is OK.
  • Hot Sensor Placement item is clicked in the context menu (for example in the Agents Overview dashlet).
  • Application restart.
Configuration Scope Change Immediate Hot Sensor Placement Application Restart
System Profile: General Capture Events Check    
System Profile: General Performance Warehouse Access Check    
System Profile: Sensors Sensor Rules: capture setting Check    
System Profile: APIs API Rules Check    
System Profile: Business Transactions Business Transaction Configuration Check    
System Profile: Tasks Task Configuration Check    
System Profile: Incidents Incident Configuration Check    
System Profile: Monitors Monitor Configuration Check    
Agent Group: Agent Mapping Capture Events Check    
Agent Group: Agent Mapping Advanced: Override local log settings Check    
Agent Group: Sensor Configuration Sensor Pack Capture Mode Check    
Agent Group: Sensor Configuration PurePath Percentage Check    
Agent Group: Sensor Configuration Max. String capture length Check    
Agent Group: Sensor Configuration Synchronization threshold Check    
Agent Group: Sensor Configuration Sensor Property Configuration Check    
Agent Group: Sensor Configuration Active Configuration Check    
Agent Group: Sensor Configuration Enable CPU time capturing Check    
Agent Group: Measures Measure Subscriptions Check    
Agent Group: Measures Thresholds Configuration Check    
System Profile: Sensors Method Sensors J2SE 5.0+: other settings   Check  
Agent Group: Sensor Placement Capture Strings automatically J2SE 5.0+   Check  
Agent Group: Sensor Placement Ignore getter and setter methods J2SE 5.0+   Check  
Agent Group: Sensor Placement Place Sensor J2SE 5.0+   Check  
System Profile: Sensors Method Sensor Rules J2SE 1.4     Check
System Profile: Sensors Memory Sensor Rules     Check
System Profile: Sensors Sensor Rules .NET     Check
Agent Group: Agent Mapping Advanced: Communication Mode     Check
Agent Group: Agent Mapping Advanced: Buffer settings     Check
Agent Group: Sensor Placement Place Sensor J2SE 1.4     Check
Agent Group: Sensor Placement Enable synchronization diagnostics     Check
Agent Group: Sensor Placement Capture Strings automatically J2SE 1.4     Check
Agent Group: Sensor Placement Ignore getter and setter methods J2SE 1.4     Check
Agent Group: Sensor Placement Capture Strings automatically .NET     Check
Agent Group: Sensor Placement Ignore getter and setter methods .NET     Check
.NET Agent Configuration Tool Change .NET Agent settings     Check

Hot Sensor Placement

The following configuration table shows which Sensor Packs apply instrumentation changes to the application when a Hot Sensor Placement is performed.

Note

Hot Sensor Placement is only available for applications running with J2SE 5.0 or later.

Sensor Pack Yes No
EJB Invocation Check  
Servlets Check  
Java Web Services Check  
JNDI Check  
HTTP URL Connection Tagging Check  
Hibernate Check  
JTA Check  
XA Check  
JMS Check  
JMS Receive Entry Point Check  
Tibco Messaging Check  
AWT Check  
Struts Check  
Exceptions Check  
Java JDK Logging and Log4J Check  
RMI Tagging   Check
Remote Method Invocation (RMI)   Check
JDBC   Check
JMS Tagging   Check
Tibco Message Tagging   Check
JMX MBean Server   Check
Thread Start Tagging   Check
Executor Tagging   Check
Collection   Check
Map   Check
ASP.NET   Check
ADO.NET   Check
.NET Components   Check
.NET Web Services   Check
.NET Web Service Tagging   Check
.NET Remoting   Check
.NET Remoting Tagging   Check
MSMQ   Check
MSMQ Receive Entry Point   Check
.NET WPF   Check
.NET Windows Forms   Check
.NET WCF   Check
.NET WCF Tagging   Check
.NET Collection   Check
.NET Exception   Check
.NET Logging   Check