What is WildFly?

In this tutorial we will approach WildFly basics and learn what is WildFly and how it can help you to develop Enterprise Applications. An application server by definition exposes business logic to client applications through various protocols, possibly including HTTP. While a Web server mainly deals with sending HTML for display in a Web browser, … Read more

WildFly Performance tuning book available!

The latest release of WildFly Performance tuning book is available on ItBuzzpress: Chapter 1: Introduces to the basic strategies for tuning, describing how data should be initially gathered, analyzed and verified Chapter 2: Discusses the tools that can be used to monitor the performance of the application server,from the standard JMX toolings to ELK stacks … Read more

Jakarta EE vs Java EE vs EE4j

I guess you probably heard about Jakarta EE.  Java EE, which is a major platform for mission-critical enterprise applications,  has been donated by Oracle to the Eclipse Foundation and re-branded as Jakarta EE. Admitedly, in the last 10 years, almost all work from Oracle on Java EE has stopped, probably beacuse Oracle wasn’t unable to … Read more

Chronicles from a Simulated World

Interested in Science-Fiction novels ? Here is my first foray on the topic!   The title is: “Chronicles from a Simulated World“.It’s a book about stories, or simple facts of life of people, in their quest to answer a simple yet tricky question:”Is our world real?“Through the voice of these people I will try to … Read more

Richfaces examples

Important notice: Richfaces framework reached End of Life in 2016. Therefore, you cannot expect fixes or enhancements unless you fork the project and upgrade yourself the framework. We recommend reading these guidelines, if you want to modernize your Richfaces application: How to migrate Richfaces Web applications to another Web UI Here’s a good collection of … Read more

JBoss Faqs – WildFly Faqs

Here I have collected some WildFly faqs I’ve often come across and still are being asked on forums. Feel free to mail me and add yours! What is the difference between JBoss EAP 6 and JBoss AS 7 / WildFly ? JBoss EAP 6 is the Red Hat supported version of the Community application server JBoss … Read more

WildFly 10 eBook published!

After a long journey started this summer, I managed to rewrite the WildFly 8 book to cover all the news included in the releases 9 and 10 of the application server.  The book has been expanded from 250 pages to about 350 pages and now it’s almost entirely focused on the Command Line Interface. As … Read more

Promotion WildFly 8 Administration guide

A quicknote to inform you that, starting from today, it’s running a Promotion on Javaranch on the WildFly 8 Administration Guide. Four random posters on the WildFly forum will receive a free copy of the eBook. The promotion starts Tuesday, April 1st, 2014 and will end on Friday, April 4th, 2014. Come and join the event … Read more