For the Sun Java Enterprise System, Application Server installation is part of the system installation process. For more information, see http://www.sun.com/software/javaenterprisesystem/index.html.
For more information about stand-alone Application Server installation, see the Sun Java System Application Server Enterprise Edition 8.2 Installation Guide.
The following components are included in the full installation.
Application Server core, including:
J2EE 1.4 compliant application server
Other development and deployment tools
Sun Java System Message Queue software
Java DB database, based on the Derby database from Apache
The High-Availability Database (HADB)
Load balancer plug-ins for web servers
The NetBeans IDE bundles the Platform Edition of the Application Server, so information about this IDE is provided as well.
Set up debugging. For more information, see Chapter 4, Debugging Applications.
Configure the Java Virtual Machine (JVMTM) software. For more information, see the Sun Java System Application Server Enterprise Edition 8.2 Administration Guide.