By daniel on May 29, 2007
Project OpenDMK includes a cascading API that makes it possible to federate MBeanServers. When several applications are running in the same JVM, this example shows how the OpenDMK cascading API can be used to keep applications MBeans isolated by using one MBeanServer per application instance, but still presenting a single point of access to remote clients by federating all MBeanServers in a single global MBeanServer.
Federation of MBeanServers is also discussed for JMX 2.0. Although it does share some concepts with the cascading feature of OpenDMK, it will also have some noticeable differences.[Read More]