Sun GlassFish Enterprise Server 2.1 Release Notes

Related Documentation

Table 1–2 Books in the Enterprise Server Documentation Set

Book Title 


Documentation Center

Enterprise Server documentation topics organized by task and subject. 

Release Notes

Late-breaking information about the software and the documentation. Includes a comprehensive, table-based summary of the supported hardware, operating system, Java Development Kit (JDKTM), and database drivers.

Quick Start Guide

How to get started with the Enterprise Server product. 

Installation Guide

Installing the software and its components. 

Application Deployment Guide

Deployment of applications and application components to the Enterprise Server. Includes information about deployment descriptors. 

Developer’s Guide

Creating and implementing Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE platform) applications intended to run on the Enterprise Server that follow the open Java standards model for Java EE components and APIs. Includes information about developer tools, security, debugging, and creating lifecycle modules. 

Deployment Planning guide

Deployment planning and setup. 

Upgrade guide

Upgrading from an older version of the product to Enterprise Server 2.1. 

Java EE 5 Tutorial

Using Java EE 5 platform technologies and APIs to develop Java EE applications. 

Java WSIT Tutorial

Developing web applications using the Web Service Interoperability Technologies (WSIT). Describes how, when, and why to use the WSIT technologies and the features and options that each technology supports. 

Administration Guide

System administration for the Enterprise Server, including configuration, monitoring, security, resource management, and web services management. 

High Availability Administration Guide

Setting up clusters, working with node agents, and using load balancers. 

Administration Reference

Editing the Enterprise Server configuration file, domain.xml.

Performance Tuning Guide

Tuning the Enterprise Server to improve performance. 

Reference Manual

Utility commands available with the Enterprise Server; written in man page style. Includes the asadmin command line interface.