The monitoring and management extensions can be subdivided into three categories:
- Read-only monitoring beans
- Expose a variety of real-time metrics for monitoring health and throughput of your server.
- Configuration beans
- Provide an easily navigable view of key system configuration for support and diagnostic purposes.
- Management beans
- Allow control over various subsystems.
For more information on these categories of bean, refer to the reference section JMX bean categories.
You can also manage JMX settings in the Admin Console JMX Settings.