ActiveMQ has two useful Maven plugins which enable you to test different Activemq deployment layout and Performace (Producer/Consumer) quickly. the plugins have been renamed since 5.7, and this demo is based on latest version 5.9.
Demo: Setup one standard broker quickly.
Create one maven eclipse project, and add the plugin dependency called activemq-maven-plugin to the POM file.
Now the pom.xml looks like this
for this plugin , we will add configuration later on this plugin, like the Activem.xml config, etc.
now by default, we can run the plugin on the command
then A simple queue broker is there, and by default using the openwire transport and memoryPersistenceAdapter.