JavaTM Message Service Tutorial

The JavaTM Message Service (JMS) Tutorial is provided as a companion to the Java 2, Enterprise Edition (J2EETM) SDK, version 1.3.1. It has the following goals:

The tutorial assumes that you are familiar with the Java programming language and that you have some experience with the J2EE platform.

To run the examples, you must first install the J2EE SDK version 1.3.1. See for more information and a link to this release. You should first install the required version of the Java 2 SDK, Standard Edition, if it is not already installed.

You may read the tutorial in a web browser:

JMS Tutorial

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