Chapter 3. The ActiveMQ in Action examples


This chapter covers
  • Introduction to the use case for each of the book examples
  • Use of Maven for compiling and running the examples
  • How to use the example applications with ActiveMQ


ActiveMQ provides all the features from the JMS specification and adds many more powerful features on top of that. This is depicted in figure 3.1 and these features will be discussed through the rest of the book. In order to best demonstrate these features, two new examples have been created that are modeled after real business domains. Compared to the example that’s part of the ActiveMQ distribution, these examples lend themselves to demonstrating the features in ActiveMQ in a more complete and easy manner.

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