JBoss AS Administration Console
The most significant change introduced by release 5.1.0 of the application server is the new administration console that is also known as Embedded Jopr project. For those who are new to the Jopr project, this is a sophisticated management platform for the JBoss middleware stack and is based on project RHQ.
Embedded Jopr is based on the same set of libraries as the Jopr project. However, there's a clear distinction between them; Jopr is a distributed management solution with agents on the managed resources and a central server. On the other hand, Embedded Jopr is supposed to run within a JBoss AS instance and thus it is intended to replace the JMX console.
In Chapter 3, Customizing JBoss AS Services, we had a bird's ...