The auto-deployment feature is used for determining whether there are any new applications or changes in existing applications and dynamically deploy them.
It is enabled for servers that run in development mode.
To turn off the auto-deployment feature, follow one of the methods to place servers in production mode:
In the Administration Console, click the name of the domain in the left pane and select the Production Mode checkbox in the right pane.
At the command line, include the following argument when starting the domain’s Administration Server:
Production mode is set for all WebLogic Server instances in a given domain.