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JukeX is a multiuser jukebox application scripted entirely in Java. Jukex is object oriented and includes flexible metadata support for tracks together with full application programming interfaces (APIs) for developing custom client software.
JukeX is generally built on various open-source technologies. For Jukex to function properly, the system should be installed with JDK 1.4 or later, MySQL 3.2, MySQL JDBC drivers, ShoutCast/IceCast server, ShoutCast/IceCast compatible MP3 player, Apache Tomcat Web server version 3.3.x or 4.0.x, Apache Ant Build System, Xerces, Xalan, etc.
JukeX includes numerous features:
The services within JukeX are deployed on the same or different servers. The music collections are imported into the system before using JukeX through an MP3 importer program, which trawls through the music directory finding new tracks to be added to the database.