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[javaee-spec users] Re: REST-base API for monitoring and management - How to contribute ?

From: Antonio Goncalves <antonio.goncalves_at_gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 8 Oct 2014 10:06:24 +0200

BTW, any idea about JMX 2.0 ? The status of the JSR is "dormant". I was
wondering if there was something planed around JMX 2.0 :

https://jcp.org/en/jsr/detail?id=255

Antonio

On Mon, Oct 6, 2014 at 12:59 AM, Reza Rahman <Reza.Rahman_at_oracle.com> wrote:

> This is really the umbrella JSR for Java EE 8. The monitoring and
> management work will be done in a separate JSR likely led by Martin MareŇ°
> (copied). I am certain Martin would be delighted to have you on board. I
> can give you a head's up when the JSR launches? Otherwise, I would stay
> tuned to The Aquarium: https://blogs.oracle.com/theaquarium/.
>
> My guess would be Martin would want you to be part of the expert group or
> at least an observer. Heather (also copied) can tell you more about what is
> required to join a JCP expert group.
>
>
> On 10/5/2014 5:37 PM, java_at_tichny.org wrote:
>
>> Hello,
>>
>> my name is Roland and I'm the author of Jolokia [1], a utility which
>> allows JMX access via HTTP and JSON with a REST-like interface.
>>
>> I've noticed that JSR-366 is also about a "REST-based APIs for
>> monitoring and management" for JEE 8 and I would like to contribute.
>>
>> Some things I could bring in:
>>
>> * Jolokia exists now for more than 5 years and I picked up
>> quite some real world experiences about remote monitoring/management
>> with HTTP and JOSN on the way.
>> * Jolokia is used in many Open Source products as a remote management
>> API:
>> - ActiveMQ [2] uses Jolokia as remote management access since 5.7
>> - Spring Boot [3] includes Jolokia as a feature.
>> - hawt.io [4] uses Jolokia extensively and exclusively
>> for accessing any Java based backend system
>> (for both management and monitoring)
>> - OSv [5] uses it as its management API
>> * Coming from a monitoring background (Nagios) I've seen many use cases
>>
>> for a n open management API like bulk requests for querying many
>> attributes with one HTTP request. Thats proved to be very valuable
>> when
>> it comes to scaling.
>>
>> Since I never participated in an JSR yet, what do you think is the best
>> way to contribute ?
>>
>> thanks ...
>> ... roland
>>
>> [1]: http://www.jolokia.org
>> [2]: http://activemq.apache.org/rest.html
>> [3]:
>> http://docs.spring.io/spring-boot/docs/current/reference/html/productio
>> n-ready-jmx.html
>> [4]: http://hawt.io/
>> [5]:
>> http://osv.io/blog/blog/2014/08/26/jolokia-jmx-connectivity-in-osv/
>>
>
>


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