New Relic

New Relic

  • Easy to install and setup
  • Works right out of the box
  • Vital when using New Relic

This Joomla extension adds extra debugging information to the webbased New Relic performance analysis tool. It is most vital when you want to use New Relic together with Joomla.

Cost Free
Current version 1.0.2 (Stable)
Requirements Joomla 3.0 - Joomla 3.4
PHP 5.4 or higher
New Relic installed on server
New Relic PHP-module ( installed
PHP 5.4.0 or higher
Download Login to access this download
Support Support Forum
License GNU/GPL (General Public License)

Getting started

  • Install the plugin in the Extension Manager
  • Enable the plugin in the Plugin Manager
  • Add your New Relic license key to the plugin settings

New Relic offers monitoring of your webapplications, by installing a daemon on the webserver and hooking into the PHP-core. This allows monitoring of specific PHP-functions. This Yireo extensions extends this behaviour so that also certain Joomla! system-calls are monitored.

The plugin has the following additional features:

  • The New Relic license-key (enabling you to monitor the Joomla! site under a specific New Relic account) can be set in the plugin-options. Multiple Joomla! sites under the same webserver can be monitored through separate accounts.
  • The New Relic appname (application name) can be set through the plugin-options, allowing you to determine the application name (as it is displayed in the New Relic application-listing) at run time.
  • Browser times are measured and displayed in New Relic.
  • The plugin supports various parameters like the user-name, the used Joomla! component, and some other variables. Note that you will need a commercial New Relic account for these data to become useful.

This is not an official New Relic product, and is not endorsed by New Relic.

Other extensions for Joomla and New Relic

Find this plugin useful? You might also be interested in the following extensions:

Programming Joomla Plugins book

Take control of your Joomla plugins

When building Joomla sites, you can fix small issues with plugins. If a plugin does not fit your needs, instead of searching for another plugin, why not fix things yourself? This is what open source is about.

With our Programming Joomla Plugins book, you get insight into plugins & events. You learn how plugin code works, so that you can insert your own tricks. Coding is fun. And this book shows it is not that hard to get started!

Get your book now

Related services

Performance Tuning

Performance Tuning

Everybody wants a fast site. But this requires lots of technical knowledge. Why not hire the experts, so you can focus on webdesign instead?

More extensions

Static Content

Static Content

Add your own static server or implement a CDN
WebP for Joomla

WebP for Joomla

Reduce your image sizes using Google WebP for Joomla
Graphdat for Joomla

Graphdat for Joomla

Add Joomla! plugin-events to Graphdat monitoring