Install ActiveMQ And Start ActiveMQ Server on Windows
In this article, we'll explore how to Install ActiveMQ And Start ActiveMQ Server on Windows.
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What is a Apache ActiveMQ?
Apache ActiveMQ is the most used and powerful open source messaging and Integration Patterns server. Apache ActiveMQ is a java based open source message broker that include a full Java Message Service (JMS) client. It provides "Enterprise Features" which in this case means allowing the communication from more than one client or server.
A message broker is an intermediary program module that converts a message from the sender's formal messaging protocol to the receiver's formal messaging protocol.
JavaJava is required for Apache ActiveMQ to work. Verify by using "java -version" command from the command prompt, if not present install from here.
Note: Java version 1.7 or higher is needed for ActiveMQ 5.11 and later.
Download ActiveMQDownload an ActiveMQ binary distribution and unpack it into a directory.
InstallExtract the downloaded zip in any folder.
Start ActiveMQOpen command prompt window and use "activemq start" command from the bin folder folder.