How to install and setup New Relic on CentOS and RedHat to use with Drupal
patrick — Tue, 09/13/2011 - 17:23
New Relic is the all-in-one web application performance tool that lets you see performance from the end user experience down to the line of application code. Check out New Relic at http://newrelic.com/
Step 1: Setup repository and install packages
First become root
[pwaters@drupal-dev-pwaters ~]$ sudo su -
First you need to add New Relics repositries to your server
Next navigate to Admin > Site Configuration > New Relic RPM Settings
Fill out your Application name, You may not know this until New Relic picks up your site. Login to New Relic and it will automatically assign an Application name.
Next fill out your api key, you can find this in your New Relic account.
From the looks of it at this point the New Relic drupal module is a bit unfinished. But once you install the yum package and click through your site, New Relic will automatically start tracking your site.