JBoss vs Tomcat

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JBoss
Based on 2 reviews.
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Based on 4 reviews.
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Anonymous avatar x60
dba407
Valuable Features: This open source Application server is a good choice for Enterprises using J2EE . This gives much better value than... Read more »
Diego hidalgo li?1423661010
Diego Hidalgo
Valuable Features: Lightweight Configurable High-performance Cross-platform Open source  It has sufficient documentation for application... Read more »
Valuable Features
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  • Anonymous avatar x60
    dba407
    This open source Application server is a good choice for Enterprises using J2EE . This gives much better value...
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Review 1 of 4
  • Anonymous avatar x60
    pmouawad
    Easy setup Easy configuration Reliability Stability Scalability Performance Well documented Great time to value...
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  • Diego hidalgo li?1423661010
    Diego Hidalgo
    Lightweight Configurable High-performance Cross-platform Open source  It has sufficient documentation for...
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  • Anonymous avatar x60
    techsupp409
    Tomcat Application Serve is an open source Application Server. Compared to other application servers like Jetty,...
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    FrancisM
    Apache Tomcat has become almost the defacto server for serving Java-based applications on the internet. We use...
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Room For Improvement
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  • Anonymous avatar x60
    dba407
    Level of customization is low as compared to other competitive products.Runtime diagnostics and DR (Disaster...
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  • Diego hidalgo li?1423661010
    Diego Hidalgo
    The cluster management and load balancing is a bit complex. Also, they need to improve the documentation to handle...
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    FrancisM
    The main gripe that I have with Tomcat is it's speed and size. Understandably, Java-based systems have the...
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  • Anonymous avatar x60
    techsupp409
    There are certain well known compatibility issues with some implementations of JDK Tomcat doesn't give you a...
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  • Anonymous avatar x60
    pmouawad
    Deployment automation needs some custom tooling.
Deployment Issues
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  • Diego hidalgo li?1423661010
    Diego Hidalgo
    Deployment is simple, however, a limitation is hot deployment.
Stability Issues
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  • Diego hidalgo li?1423661010
    Diego Hidalgo
    No issues encountered.
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  • Diego hidalgo li?1423661010
    Diego Hidalgo
    If you were to have no JEE applications, then it is advisable, otherwise the application server falls short.
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