Available at the following URL ⇒ http://localhost:8080/admin-console


Default administrator credentials are admin/admin

Essentially, a simplified version of the other console applications

Less clutter → easier to work with

The user interface is divided in two frames

The left frame list the resources available on the server

The right frame is the Control Panel where you can manage the resource selected


Contains the general properties and the most relevant metrics

Configuration: To edit or create new resources (example: you can add a new datasource and it will generate the xxx-ds.xml for you)

Metrics: List all the metrics for a resource

Control: When enabled, you can perform special actions related to a resource

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The possiblities in the Admin Console are the following:

Deploy/Undeploy applications

Update applications

Start/Stop/Restart applications

Add/Delete ressources

Manage ressources

See metrics

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