Hello! Welcome to the lesson of OSGI which is part of AEM 6.5 training session. The lecture consist of 8 short part, this is part one.
After reading this article you should be able to describe
1. What OSGI is?
2. Name the most important part of OSGI.
3. Name the OSGI implementation that AEM uses.
OSGI is a platform for development of modular Java applications. The key feature of OSGI is modularity i.e. Independent module that can be independently developed, deployed executed without conflicts and uninstalled. Will talk about that in next 2 parts. More precisely OSGI is a set of specification they define the organization of application modules and the runtime environment for the module execution, those specifications are maintained by organization called OSGI Alliance.