Compare IBM WebSphere Application Server vs. Oracle GlassFish

IBM WebSphere Application Server is ranked 3rd in Application Server with 3 reviews while Oracle GlassFish is ranked 8th in Application Server. IBM WebSphere Application Server is rated 7.6, while Oracle GlassFish is rated 0. The top reviewer of IBM WebSphere Application Server writes "Valuable connection management and scalability but is quite expensive". On the other hand, IBM WebSphere Application Server is most compared with Tomcat, Oracle WebLogic Server and JBoss, whereas Oracle GlassFish is most compared with Oracle WebLogic Server, JBoss and IBM WebSphere Application Server.
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3rd
out of 22 in Application Server
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5,472
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4,518
Reviews
4
Average Words per Review
431
Avg. Rating
7.8
8th
out of 22 in Application Server
Views
4,120
Comparisons
3,839
Reviews
0
Average Words per Review
0
Avg. Rating
N/A
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Compared 25% of the time.
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Overview
IBM WebSphere Application Server provides a range of flexible, secure, Java EE 7 runtime environments available on premises or across any public, private or hybrid cloud.Oracle GlassFish Server is a robust open source platform that offers exhaustive and accessible documentation, intuitive administration and configuration features, interoperability with Microsoft Windows, feature-rich integration with NetBeans and Eclipse, and alignment with Oracle Solaris, OpenSolaris, and MySQL.
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TalkTalk, Property management group, E.SUN Bank, Ohio National Financial Services, Aviarc, Cincom Systems, FJA-US, D+H, Staples, Michigan Municipal LeagueTravelMuse, Clarity Accounting
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Software R&D Company43%
Comms Service Provider17%
Government13%
Retailer8%
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