Securing the Application Server

This tutorial describes deployment to the Sun Java System Application Server, which provides highly secure, interoperable, and distributed component computing based on the Java EE security model. The Application Server supports the Java EE 5 security model. You can configure the Application Server for the following purposes:

The following features are specific to the Application Server:

Note: To make changes to the Application Server, use the Admin Console, never edit the Application Server's deployment descriptors.

For more information about the Application Server in this tutorial, read Sun Java System Application Server Platform Edition 9 (page 27).

For more information about configuring the Application Server, read the Application Server's Developer's Guide and Administration Guide. Links to both of these documents are provided in Further Information.