Open Source ActiveJ Alternatives

    ActiveJ is described as 'Alternative Java platform built from the ground up. It is minimalistic, boilerplate-free, and lightning-fast. ActiveJ has minimum third-party dependencies, yet features a full stack of technologies with an async programming model and powerful DI'. There are six alternatives to ActiveJ for various platforms. The most liked alternative is Apache Tomcat, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like ActiveJ are Spring (Free, Open Source), CUBA Platform (Free, Open Source), Jetty (Free, Open Source) and Play! (Free, Open Source).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Jul 23, 2020

    • Apache Tomcat is an open source software implementation of the Java Servlet and JavaServer Pages technologies.
      • Free • Open Source
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    • The Spring Framework is an open source application framework and Inversion of Control container for the Java platform.
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      • Free • Open Source
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    • CUBA Platform provides powerful full stack architecture along with Rapid Application Development tools for easy start and fast development of modern business web applications.
      • Free • Open Source
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    • The Jetty Web Server provides a HTTP server and Servlet container capable of serving static and dynamic contend either from a standalone or embedded instantiations.
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      • Free • Open Source
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    • Play is a web application framework, written in Scala and Java, which follows the model–view–controller (MVC) architectural pattern.
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      • Free • Open Source
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    • Lightweight asynchronous framework for efficient and scalable web, network and big data solutions. Has its own lightning-fast I/O core and DI.
      • Free • Open Source
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