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Fuse ESB 4.4 Documentation

Fuse ESB 4.4 (Apache ServiceMix 4) Release

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Getting Started

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Migration Guide PDF icon

Managing the ESB Environment

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Configuring and Running Fuse ESB PDF icon


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Deploying into the OSGi Container PDF icon
Managing OSGi Dependencies PDF icon
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Using Java Business Integration PDF icon
Using the JMS Binding Component PDF icon
Using the Apache CXF Binding Component PDF icon
Using the File Binding Component PDF icon

Enterprise Integration Patterns (based on Apache Camel)

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Implementing Enterprise Integration Patterns PDF icon
Programing EIP Components PDF icon
Routing Expression and Predicate Languages PDF icon
EIP Transaction Guide (registration required) PDF icon
EIP Component Reference

Web Services (based on Apache CXF)

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Writing WSDL Contracts PDF icon
Developing Applications Using JAX-WS PDF icon
Developing RESTful Web Services PDF icon
Developing Apache CXF Interceptors PDF icon
Using the Web Services Bindings and Transports PDF icon
Configuring Web Service Endpoints PDF icon
Web Services Security Guide PDF icon

JMS Broker (based on Apache ActiveMQ)

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Using Persistent Messages PDF icon
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Fuse Glossary PDF icon
Console Reference PDF icon
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EIP Component Reference
ESB API Reference
XML Configuration Reference
Apache Felix Karaf User’s Guide