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    JBoss Alternatives

    JBoss is described as 'is Red Hats Java EE 5-compliant (soon Java EE 6-compliant) application server. It is, as with Red Hat itself, dual-licensed either as open source (community edition) or commercially (enterprise edition)' and is an app in the Development category. There are more than 10 alternatives to JBoss for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Java and Online / Web-based. The best alternative is Apache Tomcat, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like JBoss are Socket.io (Free, Open Source), Jetty (Free, Open Source), Glassfish (Free, Open Source) and Oracle Weblogic Server (Free Personal).

    This page was last updated Jan 15, 2019

      • FreeOpen Source
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      Apache Tomcat is an open source software implementation of the Java Servlet and JavaServer Pages technologies. Apache Tomcat powers numerous large-scale, mission-critical web applications across a diverse range of industries and organizations.
      • FreeOpen Source
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      • Online
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      • Node.JS
      Socket.IO aims to make real-time apps possible in every browser and mobile device, blurring the differences between the different transport mechanisms.
      It's care-free open source real-time 100% in JavaScript.

      Common source code : https://github.com/socketio/socket.io/
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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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      GlassFish v3, built by the GlassFish community, is the first compatible implementation of the Java EE 6 platform specification. Many of the Java EE 6 themes carry over to Sun GlassFish Enterprise Server v3 - flexibility, extensibility, and developer ease of use.
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      • Free PersonalProprietary
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      Oracle WebLogic Server 12c is the #1 application server across conventional and cloud environments, providing extreme cloud performance, scalability, and elasticity.


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      Simperium is a service for developers to move data everywhere it's needed, instantly and automatically. Use a Simperium library and write a few lines of code. Simperium can then move any JSON data across multiple versions of your app and your backend services.
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      • FreeOpen Source
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      • Self-Hosted
      • PHP
      appserver.io is a multithreaded application server for php written in php. Our technology allows real multi-threading in PHP and different useful services for developers enabling more efficiency and security. And best of all – it is completely open source!
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      Pusher is a hosted API for quickly, easily and securely adding scalable realtime functionality to web and mobile apps.
    1. WebSphere Application Server provides the availability and security your business depends on while optimizing cost.
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    2. A Java EE 5-certified application server for web and enterprise applications based on Suns Java EE platform specification.
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