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What is GlassFish?

An Application Server means, It can manage Java EE applications You should use GlassFish for Java EE enterprise applications. The need for a seperate Web server is mostly needed in a production environment.
GlassFish is a tool in the Web Servers category of a tech stack.

Who uses GlassFish?

10 companies reportedly use GlassFish in their tech stacks, including Kanteronstack, Videotron, and Bridge.

6 developers on StackShare have stated that they use GlassFish.

Why developers like GlassFish?

Here’s a list of reasons why companies and developers use GlassFish
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GlassFish Reviews

Here are some stack decisions, common use cases and reviews by companies and developers who chose GlassFish in their tech stack.

COO at Analytical Informatics · | 1 upvotes · 231 views
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J2EE application server to handle JDBC connection pooling, shared SDK, JDNI resources, etc. and host our JVM-based web applications (primarily Rails via JRuby). GlassFish

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GlassFish Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to GlassFish?
Apache Tomcat
Apache Tomcat powers numerous large-scale, mission-critical web applications across a diverse range of industries and organizations.
It is a flexible, lightweight, managed application runtime that helps you build amazing applications. It supports the latest standards for web development.
An application platform for hosting your apps that provides an innovative modular, cloud-ready architecture, powerful management and automation, and world class developer productivity.
nginx [engine x] is an HTTP and reverse proxy server, as well as a mail proxy server, written by Igor Sysoev. According to Netcraft nginx served or proxied 30.46% of the top million busiest sites in Jan 2018.
Apache HTTP Server
The Apache HTTP Server is a powerful and flexible HTTP/1.1 compliant web server. Originally designed as a replacement for the NCSA HTTP Server, it has grown to be the most popular web server on the Internet.
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GlassFish's Followers
6 developers follow GlassFish to keep up with related blogs and decisions.
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Damilare Falola
Mario Torrisi