Chapter 5. Model MBeans

Model MBeans are an extension of the Dynamic MBean. They provide a generic, configurable template for the developer to easily instrument a resource for management. The JMX agent provides a Model MBean implementation that can be configured with the management interface of the instrumented resource and additional behavioral properties for the MBean.

Model MBeans can be easily configured and created by the resource classes on-the-fly when needed. All compliant JMX agent implementations offer at least one Model MBean implementation in the form of specification mandated RequiredModelMBean class. All Model MBean metadata classes ...

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