The JBoss Application Server Plugins for RapidDeploy allows you to create, configure and manage JBoss Application Server instances. There are plugins all versions of JBoss Application Server.
By using the RapidDeploy JBoss Application Server plugins you can install JBoss Application Server binaries using the tasks supplied with these plugins.
The JBoss Application Server plugins allow you configure the JBoss Application Server installation, tailoring the installation to your requirements. Templates are provided that can simplify getting started with JBoss Application Server configuration.
Most settings you can edit in the JBoss Application Server console can be configured using the RapidDeploy Plugins, from security settings to clusters, database and many other resources.
These plugins allows you to deploy your ear/war files to your JBoss Application Server installations and configure application specific settings.
Use these plugins to snapshot JBoss Application Server installations so that you can compare snapshots over time to identify changes and configuration drift.
By default a new instance of RapidDeploy comes with the AS, but not the EAP versions of JBoss installed. If you have a direct internet connection and need to update the plugins for any reason the easiest way to do this is via the Plugin Manager when you are logged into RapidDeploy.
Log in to RapidDeploy and go to:
System -> Plugin Manager -> Available Plugins Tab
If your RapidDeploy instance does not have an internet connection you can download the required JBoss Application Server plugin here