Chapter 9. Managing the Application Server

So far we have covered many Java Enterprise examples and deployed them on the application server. We will now dive headlong into the vast and varied ocean of instruments that are available for managing the application server. The ultimate purpose of this chapter is to learn how to use these instruments to administer and monitor all the resources available on the application server.

Here is the list of topics we will cover:

  • An introduction to the JBoss Command Line Interface (CLI)
  • How to create scripts with the CLI
  • How to programmatically manage your server resources using scripting languages and the JBoss' client API

Entering the JBoss Command Line Interface (CLI)

The CLI is a complete management tool, which ...

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