The number of committed transactions on a server gives a good indication of how busy it is, so this can be a good indicator of the user load on a system. This recipe will show us how to view the Hyperic charts and metrics related to the Java Transaction API subsystem.
You will need to install Oracle SOA Suite and the Hyperic HQ server and agents for this recipe. Both Hyperic HQ and Oracle SOA Suite will need to be running. You will also need the login credentials for the Hyperic HQ console.
Follow these steps to monitor the number of committed transactions: