Pre-built Performance Co-Pilot packages and containers can be installed from BinTray

First find the repository and then follow the "Set Me Up" instructions appropriate to your distribution.

To verify signed package builds, use the PCP maintainers public key


Performance Co-Pilot is already included in the most popular distributions (RHEL, Debian, Fedora, Suse, Ubuntu). Here are some instructions to install PCP from your distribution.

Debian / Ubuntu

apt-get install pcp
invoke-rc.d pmcd start
invoke-rc.d pmie start
invoke-rc.d pmlogger start

Fedora / RHEL

yum install pcp
# RHEL 6
service pmcd start
service pmlogger start
service pmie start
# RHEL 7 / Fedora
systemctl start pmcd
systemctl start pmie
systemctl start pmlogger


Direct Install link


Here are the Solaris packages


DMG files


Here are the Windows MSI packages (NB: they are a bit outdated, we're working on it)

Source code

Source .tar.gz files can be found here: PCP source

Git clone from the PCP repository

C++ PMDA interface: git://

Apache Qpid metrics: git://

Java instrumentation: git://

Netflix Vector frontend: git://

Other Javascript frontends: git://

PDF graph converter: git://