System Center 2012 Management Pack for Java Application Performance Monitoring Released!

I am proud to announce the release version of Java Application Performance Monitoring (aka Java APM), available for download (  This feature builds upon the previous release (available for download here: to enabled APM functionality for several versions of Apache Tomcat. For more information, refer to the online documentation on TechNet.

Note: this supersedes the Preview release mentioned here.

The MSI contains the following Management Packs

  • Microsoft.JEE.APM.Library.mpb


With these Management Packs, it will be possible to get APM Performance and Exception events for deployed Java Web Applications.

Supported Operating System Platforms

  • Windows
  • Red Hat
  • Oracle
  • Centos
  • Ubuntu


Support JVMs

  • Oracle Java version 5
  • Oracle Java version 6
  • Oracle Java version 7


Supported Web/Application Servers

  • Apache Tomcat version 5.5
  • Apache Tomcat version 6.0
  • Apache Tomcat version 7.0


Supported Web Frameworks

  • General Servlets
  • Axis 2
  • Struts  

Forum Location

For questions, comments, feature requests, etc…, please add a note to the System Center Operations Manager Application Performance Management (SCOM APM) forum on TechNet:

Other Resources

Video: Feature Overview

Tutorial of setting-up and using the Java APM Features

In-depth discussion of configuration file settings