Hyperic agents need to be installed on each machine that you wish to monitor. The agent will report the metrics back to the Hyperic server. In this recipe, we will learn how to install a Hyperic agent.
You will need to install the Hyperic agent install ZIP file plus the necessary permissions to log in, and install the software on the machine that runs your Oracle SOA Suite application. The Hyperic agent will need to be installed as the same user as Oracle SOA Suite, in order to detect it properly.
We can follow these steps to install our Hyperic agents: