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Update the Java Runtime Environment (JRE) SAM uses for JMX

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Created by Tiarnan Stacke, last modified by MindTouch on Jun 23, 2016

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The following details the procedure for upgrading Java Runtime Environment on the SAM server which is used for JMX queries.


All SAM versions


Perform any of the following optiosn to upgrade JRE:
Note: SolarWinds JMX Bridge service must be stopped in both cases and started afterwards.

  • Install the latest version of the JRE on any machine and replace the contents of the {InstalDirectory}\APM\jre8 subfolder, for example, in the SAM installation folder with the installed one.
  • Install the latest version of the JRE on the Orion Server and update the jrepath variable in the jsl.ini file located in the {InstalDirectory}\APM\jmxbridge\jsl subfolder on the Orion Server. Next, install the folder to point to the newly installed JRE. The JRE should get updated automatically.


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03:43, 23 Jun 2016