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WildFly Configuration, Deployment, and Administration

By : Francesco Marchioni, Christopher Adam M Ritchie
Book Image

WildFly Configuration, Deployment, and Administration

By: Francesco Marchioni, Christopher Adam M Ritchie

Overview of this book

Table of Contents (19 chapters)
WildFly Configuration, Deployment, and Administration Second Edition
Credits
About the Author
About the Reviewers
www.PacktPub.com
Preface
Index

The CLI or web console?


Both management interfaces are powerful tools, and in some circumstances, one might be a better choice than another.

For example, the CLI provides a huge addition to the application server, and in a relatively short amount of time, it will let you configure its every resource, including runtime metrics, in fine detail.

On the other hand, the web console provides a simple and elegant way to manage your AS resources with little or no learning curve. In particular, we have shown in Chapter 3, Configuring Enterprise Services, how it can be easily used to manage the basic domain functionalities, such as configuring, starting, and stopping server groups and hosts.

The following table shows a summary of the main benefits of each interface:

Tool

Best for

CLI

Being an invaluable instrument for an expert system administrator

Reaching in-depth server attributes, such as metrics

Performing operations such as macros or batches

Web console

Being a handy tool to perform most basic...