The console is secured by a principal (username)
and password. The principal you use to log in must have permissions to view and act on
information on the Diffusion server, for example by having the
The default configuration of the Diffusion server can be accessed with these
This user has the correct permissions to use all
of the console's capabilities. For more information, see Pre-defined users.
Note: We strongly recommend that you change the default security configuration before putting
your solution into production. For more information, see Configuring security.
Features: Overview tab
The Overview tab of the console contains panels providing key information about the server.
Features: Topics tab
You can use this section to
browse and interact with the Diffusion topic
tree. You can browse the live topic tree, subscribe to topics and add/delete
This tab also enables you to create topic metric collectors and topic views.
In the Topic Views section you can create a topic view using a topic view definition. See Topic views for more information.
Features: Sessions tab
The Sessions tab shows a live list of the
sessions connected to the Diffusion server in the Open sessions section,
including session ID, IP address, connection and transport type, and total session time.
You can use the Metric Collectors section of this tab to configure a session metric collector. These enable you
to gather information on a subset of all sessions. The Metrics section displays the output of your session metric collectors.
Each session metric collector provides information about the number of sessions (open, connected, peak and total),
as well as inbound and outbound traffic in both bytes and number of messages. You can optionally group the sessions within a collector by session properties.