The number one question I get about the JMX API at conferences
and other public events is whether there will be support for
defining MBeans using annotations. People see that they can
make EJBs or Web Services just by adding annotations to a POJO,
and they ask why they can't make MBeans the same way. In
version 2.0 of the JMX API, being defined by JSR 255, this...
Best Practices guide says notifications can sometimes be lost.
Why is that? When might it happen? Read on.
Here's the relevant
text from the Best Practices guide:
It is important to be aware of the semantics of notification
delivery when defining how notifications are used in a
model. Remote clients cannot assume that they will receive all
notifications for which they are...
The Attach API lets you discover and attach to the Java VMs running on your local machine. JMX Cascading lets you federate several JMX agents together. Can we combine the two?
This is a question we've had fairly often, and I was prompted to write about it after Nilesh Bansal posted a question to the JMX forum in the Sun Developer Network to which one possible answer is to combine Cascading with...