3.0.0.Final

New & Improved Features

General

  • Place management for finder and applications. Each finder selection and each application has its own distinct URL
    • Cross-links between different parts of HAL (configuration ⟷ runtime ⟷ deployment)
    • Applications / finder selections can be bookmarked
  • Enhanced model browser (visualize deprecated attributes)
  • Macro recording
  • PatternFly compliance
  • Enhanced form items
    • lists
    • properties
    • booleans (w/ expression support)
    • combo boxes with auto complete support
  • JavaScript API
  • Support for (dynamic) extensions written in JavaScript
  • Second level cache for metadata (based on IndexDB and web workers)

Finder

  • Navigation using cursor keys. Open an application by pressing ↵ (enter) and go back with ⌫ (backspace)
  • Items are ordered alphabetically by default
  • Pin frequently used items to stay at the top
  • Filter items by name and by properties like ‘enabled’ (for data sources) or ‘stopped’ (for servers)
  • Rich preview panes with action links for the most common tasks

Applications

  • Breadcrumb navigation
  • Open in external window
  • Expert mode for most of the applications
  • New vertical navigation

Deployments

  • Drag and drop deployments
  • Content browser with preview for text files, images and application link
  • Create exploded deployments
  • CRUD support for exploded deployments:
    • Add empty files
    • Upload content
    • Modify content
    • Remove content
  • Download deployments / deployment content

Configuration

  • Client mappings for socket binding (inbound)

New Subsystems

  • Elytron
  • Logging Profiles
  • Request Controller
  • Security Manager

Enhanced Subsystems

  • EJB
    • MDB Delivery
  • Infinispan
    • Cache container
    • Thread pool singletons
    • Cache
    • All component singletons
      • Backup
    • All store singletons
      • Write through and write behind
      • Tables for JDBC stores
  • JCA
    • Tracer
    • Distributed workmanager
  • JGroups
    • Subsystem attributes
    • Channel configuration
  • JMX
    • Audit log
  • Messaging
    • Subsystem attributes
    • HTTP acceptors & connectors
    • HA policy
  • Resource Adapters
    • Work manager security: group & user mappings
  • Security
    • Configure security subsystem
    • Core attributes
    • Elytron key manager / store
    • Elytron realm
    • Elytron trust manager / store
    • Vault
    • Security domain
    • Core attributes
  • Undertow
    • Application Security Domains
    • Buffer caches
    • Servlet container / crawler
    • Hosts
    • Access log
    • Single sign on
    • Locations & location filter refs

Runtime

  • Topology
  • Reload / restart hosts
  • Show disconnected hosts
  • Better visualization for lifecycle operation on hosts, server groups and servers
  • Specify custom server URLs
  • Configuration changes
  • Cancel management operations

New Subsystems

  • EJB
    • Thread pool from ejb3 subsystem
    • Preview with counters, timers and pool data of all deployed EJBs
    • Presenter / view tuple with all details
  • IO: Worker statistics and server connections
  • JAX-RS: Overview of JAX-RS endpoints with clickable URLs

Enhanced Subsystems

  • Batch
    • Utilization chart for the default thread pool
    • Donut chart for the number of started, completed, stopped, failed and abandoned job executions
    • Start jobs
  • Data Sources: Includes data sources from (sub)deployments
  • JNDI: Search JNDI tree for keys, values
  • Messaging
    • Include queues and topics from deployments
    • Rich preview
    • List messages
    • Actions to change priority, expire messages, move messages, remove messages, send to dead letter queue
  • Transaction
    • Charts for runtime metrics
  • Web
    • Charts for runtime metrics
    • Application security domain
    • Shows statistics sessions per application
    • Modcluster runtime metrics
    • Requests and processing time metrics for undertow listeners
  • Web Services
    • Charts for runtime metrics

Patching

  • Clear patch history

Access Control

  • Switch security providers using the console

Management

  • Extensions