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This topic is about how to set up intermediary services with Geronimo.

  • Clustering and farmingThese topics are about how to set up a cluster and perform server farming.
  • Configuring a remote Apache HTTP serverIf you want to place a apache HTTP server (HTTPd) in front of Geronimo you will have to configure it in such way it can forward client requests to Geronimo.
  • Configuring EJB ContainersAn Enterprise JavaBeans(EJB) container is used to provide a run-time environment for enterprise beans within the application server. The container handles operation of EJBs and also act as an intermediary between business logic layer and the rest of the Java EE environment.
  • Configuring JAX-WS engineApache Geronimo is distributed with two JAX-WS engines: Apache Axis2 and Apache CXF.
  • Configuring the JMS serverTo configure the JMS Server, select JMS Server on the Console Navigation menu on the left hand side. You will get a list of JMS brokers available in the server and their status in the JMS Server Manager portlet. You will be also presented with the JMS Network Listeners portlet that displays all JMS network connectors.
  • Configuring the Web ContainerThe Web container in a Geronimo server is an integrated Tomcat/Jetty server. You can configure the embedded web container by using different GBeans. This can be done either from Console or via editing configuration files.
  • Customizing server assembliesGeronimo has always been a flexible, component-based server environment which allowed lightweight server images to be custom built for specific application environments – minimizing server footprint and reducing server startup time.