Chapter 3. Setting up the Mule and ServiceMix environments


In this chapter:

  • Using Spring, JiBX, and ActiveMQ
  • Setting up the development environment
  • Example implementation with Mule
  • Example implementation with ServiceMix


When you work with open source ESBs, you can use other tools and frameworks to help you solve common problems. In this chapter we introduce three tools: Spring, which we use as a component container; JiBX, to help in transforming XML to Java and back again; and Apache ActiveMQ, which we use as our JMS broker to provide reliable messaging.

We also explain how to set up the development environment we’ll be working with. We provide you with an easy-to-use environment to test the examples in this book.

Finally, we show you ...

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