This shows how to download and install an Amazon Linux agent.

An agent has the following features, which can be selectively enabled:

  • Automation Runbook automation, remote script execution, and custom script monitoring
  • PatchManagement Device patch scanning and installation
  • RemoteCommand Remote command execution
  • RemoteConsole Remote device access

By default, all features are enabled.

The agent download file name format is opsramp-agent_{version}_{osType}.{packageType} where

  • version OpsRamp Agent version
  • osType 32-bit or 64-bit
  • packageType installation package format.

For example,

opsramp-agent_8.0.0-1_x86_64.rpm

After the agent is installed, the agent automatically begins sending telemetry to OpsRamp.

The following sections describe how to download and install the the agent for different installation options.