PacktLib: GlassFish Administration

GlassFish Administration

Credits

About the Author

Acknowledgement

About the Reviewers

Preface

Getting Started

Introducing GlassFish

Installing GlassFish

Summary

Understanding the GlassFish Server Architecture

Understanding the architecture of GlassFish

Understanding the GlassFish deployment structure

Understanding the administration infrastructure of GlassFish

Performing administrative tasks

Summary

Managing Applications on GlassFish

Application management on GlassFish

Application deployment in GlassFish

Application deployment tutorial

Summary

Configuring Containers and Essential Services

Understanding the GlassFish container architecture

Configuring the web container and HTTP service

Configuring the EJB containers and ORB

Configuring the Application Client Container (ACC)

Summary

Configuring GlassFish Resources

Working with the naming service

JDBC connection pools and data sources

Connector resources

Configuring JavaMail resources

Custom and external JNDI resources

Summary

Configuring JMS Resources

JMS support on GlassFish

Getting started with Open MQ

Configuring Open MQ

Configuring ActiveMQ for GlassFish

Summary

Securing GlassFish

Reviewing essential security concepts

Understanding security features in GlassFish

Configuring authorization for GlassFish

Configuring certificates and secure communication protocols

Additional security concerns in GlassFish

Summary

Monitoring GlassFish

Monitoring features of GlassFish

Using self management rules

Monitoring GlassFish with other utilities

Summary

Configuring Clusters and High Availability

Configuring clusters for GlassFish

Configuring load balancers

Configuring high availability

Summary

Troubleshooting and Tuning GlassFish

Troubleshooting the GlassFish environment

Tuning GlassFish Server for performance

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Working with GlassFish 3

Introducing GlassFish 3

Administering GlassFish 3

Using the asadmin CLI utility

Working with GlassFish containers

Deploying applications to GlassFish 3

Application deployment tutorial

Summary