Glassfish is a scalable, open source Java application server that is backed by Oracle. If you are looking for an open source solution, with enterprise vendor support, then Glassfish is for you. Glassfish was launched in 2005 and has become one of the leading application serves in the market. Glassfish is a fully compliant Java application server with support for JSP, Servlets, JMS, JNDI etc as required by the JEE specification
Glassfish Is A Flexible Open Source Solution That Is Easy To Use
Glassfish comes with an intuitive administration interface which makes it easy to setup JNDI connections, JMS queues and deploy applications. There is no requirement to edit multiple configuration files, as required by other JEE application servers. Besides its ease of use, Glassfish also supports many of the leading frameworks such as sping framework, Vaadin and Aquillian, whilst it supports multiple languages such as PHP and Ruby.
Glassfish's quick start and re-deploy times make it an ideal solution for a development and testing environment where these actions can be frequent. The time saved in waiting for server start up and redeployment cuts down turn-around time and increases developer productivity.
Glassfish Support & Consulting
Jumping Bean provides support and consulting for Glassfish:
- Glassfish installation and setup,
- Glassfish tuning and troubleshooting,
- Glassfish support subscriptions