Sun Java Enterprise System 2005Q4 Technical Overview

Administrative Components

Administrative components provide management functions, such as configuration and monitoring, for system services. The administrative components included in Java Enterprise System and the services that they provide are shown in the following table. For more details on any component, see Administrative Component Descriptions.

Table 1–4 Java ES Administrative Components


Administrative Services Provided 

Sun Java System Administration Server (and Console)

Provides a graphical administration tool that lets you configure and manage Directory Server and Messaging Server. 

Sun Java System Directory Preparation Tool

Provides a script for configuring Directory Server with the schema needed to provision users for Messaging Server and Calendar Server. 

Sun Java System Delegated Administrator

Provides both command-line and GUI tools for populating user entries in Directory Server with user attributes needed by Messaging Server and Calendar Server.