Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE) 8
The Java EE Tutorial
The API for bootstrapping a CDI container in Java SE consists of the following entities:
javax.enterprise.inject.se.SeContainerInitializer class – Allows you to configure and bootstrap the CDI container. This class includes the following key methods:
newInstance() obtains a
SeContainerInitializer instance, which allows you to configure the container prior to bootstrapping it.
initialize() bootstraps the container.
javax.enterprise.inject.se.SeContainer interface – Provides access to the
BeanManager instance for programmatic lookup, as defined in the
SeContainer interface, which is described at