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Status Delivered
Workspace WebSphere Liberty
Created by Guest
Created on Jul 21, 2016

Provide Liberty and Java version info via JMX

Please provide the Liberty and Java version information via JMX, perhaps on the ServerInfoMBean.

Idea priority Medium
RFE ID 91894
RFE Product WebSphere Application Server
  • Guest
    Feb 28, 2022

    It is possible to get this information from the ServerInfo MBean via the getLibertyVersion, getJavaSpecVersion and getJavaRuntimeVersion methods. The Javadoc is available here.

  • Guest
    Jul 25, 2016

    This is a really useful feature to have. It is present in WAS ND and is highly useful for tracking version information in a large estate. In particular where a subset of the environments are subject to compliance and security requirements (e.g. PCI) it provides an efficient mechanism to ensure and demonstrate to auditors that patching and security fixes have been applied.