Compare IBM WebSphere Application Server vs. Tomcat

IBM WebSphere Application Server is ranked 3rd in Application Server with 3 reviews while Tomcat is ranked 4th in Application Server with 1 review. IBM WebSphere Application Server is rated 7.6, while Tomcat is rated 8.0. The top reviewer of IBM WebSphere Application Server writes "Valuable connection management and scalability but is quite expensive". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Tomcat writes "Helps developers build up their prototype system to evaluate their application design and feature testing". IBM WebSphere Application Server is most compared with Tomcat, Oracle WebLogic Server and JBoss, whereas Tomcat is most compared with Oracle WebLogic Server, IBM WebSphere Application Server and Caucho Resin.
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3rd
out of 22 in Application Server
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Reviews
4
Average Words per Review
431
Avg. Rating
7.8
4th
out of 22 in Application Server
Views
5,238
Comparisons
4,754
Reviews
1
Average Words per Review
118
Avg. Rating
8.0
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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.Apache Tomcat is an open source software implementation of the Java Servlet, JavaServer Pages, Java Expression Language and Java WebSocket technologies. The Java Servlet, JavaServer Pages, Java Expression Language and Java WebSocket specifications are developed under the Java Community Process. Apache Tomcat powers numerous large-scale, mission-critical web applications across a diverse range of industries and organizations.
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Sample Customers
TalkTalk, Property management group, E.SUN Bank, Ohio National Financial Services, Aviarc, Cincom Systems, FJA-US, D+H, Staples, Michigan Municipal LeagueWalmart.com, The Weather Channel, E*Trade, Delta Virtual Airlines, General Motors, AppFuse, Bonhams, CardinalHealth, CarGurus.com, FarmDirectory.org, Millenium Pharmaceuticals, RecipeLand.com, WebShots, QuickCreative.net, MyOtherDrive
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Software R&D Company43%
Comms Service Provider17%
Government13%
Retailer8%
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