What is included in JBoss EAP?
JBoss EAP includes a flexible web server, Undertow, as well as enterprise features such as failover, clustering, caching, intelligent load balancing, and distributed deployment performance-tuned for highly transactional applications.
Is JBoss EAP free?
JBoss itself is free and open-source, but Red Hat charges to provide a support subscription for JBoss Enterprise Middleware. Red Hat allows the use of JBoss EAP for development, but to obtain support in production a support subscription is required and customizations are not supported.
What is the difference between JBoss and JBoss EAP?
JBoss EAP is the name for the Java EE application server that Red Hat produces and supports. The latest version is 6 at the moment and this implements Java EE 6. JBoss AS/WildFly is the name for the community project that you can test. This community project will eventually become JBoss EAP.
How do I download JBoss EAP?
Open a browser and log into the Red Hat Customer Portal at https://access.redhat.com.
- Click Downloads.
- Click Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform in the Product Downloads list.
- Select the correct JBoss EAP version from the Version drop-down menu.
- Find Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 6.
Can I use JBoss EAP without a subscription?
Development use You can use any JBoss EAP binary version for development purposes without a paid subscription. You won’t get patches or support that way, and you can’t run it in production.
What is the alternative for JBoss?
Apache Tomcat, Wildfly, GlassFish, Websphere, and Spring Boot are the most popular alternatives and competitors to JBoss.
How do I start JBoss EAP?
To start the default JBoss EAP server:
- Open a terminal and navigate to the root of the JBoss EAP server directory.
- The following shows the command to start the JBoss EAP server: For Linux: EAP_HOME/bin/standalone.sh For Windows: EAP_HOME\bin\standalone.bat.
Why is JBoss used?
JBoss application server is an open-source platform, developed by Red Hat, used for implementing Java applications and a wide variety of other software applications. You can build and deploy Java services to be scaled to fit the size of your business.
What does JBoss stand for?
JBOSS. Java Beans Open Source Software.
How do I set up JBoss?
Install JBOSS AS tools in Eclipse
- Start Eclipse.
- Click Window > Preferences > Server > Runtime Environments.
- Click Add.
- Expand Red Hat JBoss Middleware.
- Click JBoss AS, WildFly, & EAP Server Tools, and then click Next.
- Accept the license agreement, and then click Finish.
Is JBoss owned by Redhat?
Red Hat and Microsoft are offering JBoss Enterprise Application Platform as a fully-managed or self-managed application service on Microsoft Azure.
Is JBoss free for commercial use?
JBoss Community Server is also free but JBoss Enterprise is not. It is free for commercial use. You can develop your applications and deploy them in production environment on top of JBoss without having to pay anything.
Is the JBoss EAP 5.x version still supported?
Support, security patches, and bug fixes for all JBoss EAP 5.x versions will no longer be generally available. Customers using any of these versions (5.0, 5.1, 5.2) will need to take action to continue to be supported. If your organization is using Enterprise Application Platform 5.x or earlier versions, to avoid disruption you will need to:
What does JBoss Enterprise Application Platform do for You?
An application platform for hosting your apps that provides an innovative modular, cloud-ready architecture, powerful management and automation, and world class developer productivity.
When does JBoss 5.x maintenance support end?
Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform (EAP) 5.x On November 30, 2016, Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 5.x Maintenance Support will end. Support, security patches, and bug fixes for all JBoss EAP 5.x versions will no longer be generally available.