GlassFish Administration Training Course

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Duration Duration

21 hours (usually 3 days including breaks)

Requirements Requirements

Participants should be familiar with the basic syntax of programs written in the shell of the operating system and access permissions to files, directories, and have knowledge of how to configure the system.

Overview Overview

GlassFish Administration Training introduces participants to the secrets of the installation, configuration, management, monitoring GlassFish server. Training is open to future GlassFish server administrators.

Course Outline Course Outline

Introduction and Installation GlassFish

  • Overview and architecture of Java EE
  • GlassFish White
  • Basic GlassFish Architecture
  • Download and install GlassFish
  • Starting and Stopping the GlassFish

Structure and architecture

  • File structure
  • Server profiles, domains, and configuration
  • Configuration Files - Setup.xml and domain.xml
  • Login and login configuration
  • The Admin Console
  • The asadmin Command Line Interface


  • The structure of the Java EE Application (Jars, Wars, Ears, Sars)
  • GlassFish Deployment Details
  • Deploying with the Admin Console and asadmin
  • Deploying Using autodeploy
  • Deploying with asant Tasks
  • Directory (Expanded) Deployments
  • GlassFish Classloading, and Effect on Deployment

Configuration Services (Web, JNDI, Datasource, EJB, Web Service)

  • Web Container Overview
  • Configuring the Web Container / HTTP Service
  • Virtual Hosts and Listeners
  • JNDI and Naming Overview
  • Configuration GlassFish Naming
  • Configuration klienta JNDI
  • Review DataSource i JCA
  • Configuration DataSource i Connection Pool
  • Container EJB
  • EJB Pooling and Caching
  • Container Management EJB
  • Web Service Overview and Deployment
  • Viewing, Monitoring, and Managing Web Services


  • JMS - Java Message Service Overview
  • GlassFish Messaging Overview - Sun Message Queue
  • Creating Connection Factories and Destinations (Queue/Topic)
  • Configuring the JMS Provider


  • Overview Java security EE
  • GlassFish Security Architecture
  • Manage Users, Groups
  • file, JDBC, LDAP, and other Realms
  • Password security - password encryption, Master and adminstracja password
  • SSL / TLS and HTTPS Overview
  • Configuring and Using GlassFish keytool
  • Security other sites

Monitoring and Tuning GlassFish

  • Monitoring
  • Tuning


  • GlassFish Clustering Overview
  • Cluster Configuration
  • The Repository, Cluster Instances, and the DAS
  • Clustering Architecture (Client Interceptor, Load Balancing and Fault Tolerance, State Replication)
  • Clustered Services
  • Load Balancers and Clustered Http
  • Configuring Apache httpd for Use with the Load Balancer


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Public Classroom Public Classroom
Participants from multiple organisations. Topics usually cannot be customised
From $7730
Private Classroom Private Classroom
Participants are from one organisation only. No external participants are allowed. Usually customised to a specific group, course topics are agreed between the client and the trainer.
Private Remote Private Remote
The instructor and the participants are in two different physical locations and communicate via the Internet
From $5030
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2 $4490 $3065
3 $3410 $2410
4 $2870 $2083
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