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Top Answer: It is a Java-based product, so it is pretty straightforward. It is pretty easy from a developer's perspective. It is also pretty reliable and scalable.
Top Answer: This price of JBoss is cheaper than similar solutions like Oracle WebLogic. We pay for a maintenance license, but it is not expensive.
Top Answer: It can have automation features. Everybody is focused right now on automation. In terms of saving cost, automation is always the first thing that comes to light.
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Overview
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform (EAP), a market-leading, fully certified Java EE platform, gives you a single platform to quickly develop and deploy applications. Use traditional Red Hat JBoss EAP to gain business agility with your existing applications and reduce the costs of proprietary platforms.
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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Financial Services Firm14%
Government7%
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Computer Software Company29%
Government5%
Media Company5%
Find out what your peers are saying about Microsoft, IBM, Oracle and others in Application Server. Updated: September 2021.
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JBoss is ranked 5th in Application Server with 3 reviews while Oracle GlassFish is ranked 8th in Application Server. JBoss is rated 8.0, while Oracle GlassFish is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of JBoss writes "Good documentation, very stable, and scalable". On the other hand, JBoss is most compared with IBM WebSphere Application Server, Tomcat, Oracle WebLogic Server, IIS and Oracle Fusion Middleware, whereas Oracle GlassFish is most compared with Oracle WebLogic Server, Tomcat, IBM WebSphere Application Server and IIS.

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