Red Hat JBoss AMQ Administration with Exam Training

Red Hat® JBoss® AMQ Administration (JB440) helps system administrators, architects, and developers acquire the skills they need to administer the message broker, Red Hat JBoss AMQ. Through numerous hands-on exercises, the student will create, configure, manage, and monitor broker instances including hardened, clustered brokers that provide high availability and failover. This course is based on Red Hat JBoss AMQ 7.0. and includes the Red Hat Certified Specialist in Messaging Administration exam (EX440).
Course Details


3 days


  • General understanding of enterprise messaging concepts and message-oriented middleware
  • Ability to read and edit XML files

Target Audience

  • Application Administrators
  • Developers
  • IT Leaders
  • Application Architects

Skills Gained

  • Install a JBoss AMQ 7 broker
  • Configure multicast and anycast addresses
  • Secure the AMQ broker for authentication and authorization
  • Cluster AMQ brokers
  • Monitor JBoss AMQ brokers
Course Outline
  • Introduction
  • Install the broker
    • Install JBoss AMQ, create a broker instance, and verify connectivity to the instance.
  • Configuration
    • Configure message addresses and queues.
  • Secure access to the broker
    • Configure authentication, authorization, and encryption on the broker.
  • Configure broker persistence
    • Configure zero, file-based, and database-backed persistence.
  • Manage broker resource consumption
    • Configure the broker to limit memory and other resource consumption.
  • Implement broker clustering, high availability, and failover
    • Create a scalable and highly available cluster of brokers.
  • Monitor and manage the broker
    • Monitor and manage broker resources using logging and the web console.
  • Route messages to brokers
    • Install JBoss AMQ interconnect and configure routes to brokers.
  • Comprehensive review of Red Hat JBoss AMQ administration
    • Configure Red Hat JBoss AMQ brokers and verify proper operation.