Administration and Monitoring:
Admin Infrastructure: Application Server management infrastructure.
Appserver Management Extensions (AMX): MBean API for Application Server.
CallFlow: Monitor requests flowing through the application server.
Configuration Management: Application Server configuration DTD, config API, dynamic reconfiguration support, validation, etc.
JMX Connector: HTTP/S implementation.
JSR77 Implementation: Implementation of J2EE Management model and Management EJB component (MEJB) as specified by JSR77.
Load Balancer Administration : Load Balancer administration CLI and GUI.
Monitoring : Application Server monitoring sub-system.
Self Management: Self tuning and self healing of services in the application server.
Web Services Management: Management of Web Services deployed in the application server.
App Server Tools:
ACC: Application Client Container
Web Start: Java Web Start support in ACC
Technologies: Java Connector Architecture, Transactions and
CMP: Container Managed Persistence
Java Persistence API: Java Persistence API implementation
Service Engine: JBI integration
Messaging: Java Messaging Service
Server Startup and Shutdown
Classloader: Application Server classloaders
On-Demand Initialization: Container initialization based on demand
Lifecycle Module: Start/Stop a module with Application Server's lifecycle
Webtier: Includes information about the JSP, Servlet and Grizzly code.
Grizzly: http connector
JSP: Java Server Pages
Some of the technologies that are included in GlassFish are actually developed as part of other projects and only a binary component is integrated within the GlassFish server. See this page for information regarding the technologies that are integrated. The links below go to the place where development occurs.
Catalog guidelines and
best practices for Java EE applications
Fast Infoset Binary encoding for the XML Information Set
Firstcup - Java EE 5 Tutorial
Generic RA for JMS Generic Resource Adapter for JMS
Glassfishplugins Plugins for both NetBeans and Eclipse
JAXB Java API for XML Binding
JAXP Java API for XML Parsing
JAXR Java API for XML Registry
JAX-RPC Java API for XML RPC
JAX-WS Java API for XML Web Services
JMS Java Messaging Service
JSF Java Server Faces
SAAJ The Standard Implementation for SAAJ
SJSXP Sun Java Streaming XML Parse
StAX Streaming API for XML Parsers
StaX-ex Extended StAX API
XWSS WebServices Security