Documentation forNetwork Performance Monitor
Monitoring network performance is a key capability of Hybrid Cloud Observability and is also available in a standalone module, Network Performance Monitor (NPM). Hybrid Cloud Observability and NPM are built on the self-hosted SolarWinds Platform.

Network Performance Monitor Installation and Upgrade Guide

Updated: 9/28/2022

NPM is a SolarWinds Platform product, and it is thus installed using the SolarWinds Installer.

To get the SolarWinds Installer, download NPM or any other SolarWinds Platform product from the SolarWinds Customer Portal or from The installer is included in the download.

Install NPM

Upgrade NPM

You can upgrade NPM directly from the SolarWinds Platform Web Console (Settings > My Orion Deployment). Downloading the SolarWinds Installer is no longer necessary.

Migrate NPM

Do you need to move your NPM polling engines or database to a different server? See the SolarWinds Migration Guide.