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JBoss vs Microsoft IIS: What are the differences?

Developers describe JBoss as "An open-source Java EE-based application server". An application platform for hosting your apps that provides an innovative modular, cloud-ready architecture, powerful management and automation, and world class developer productivity. On the other hand, Microsoft IIS is detailed as "A web server for Microsoft Windows". Internet Information Services (IIS) for Windows Server is a flexible, secure and manageable Web server for hosting anything on the Web. From media streaming to web applications, IIS's scalable and open architecture is ready to handle the most demanding tasks.

JBoss and Microsoft IIS can be primarily classified as "Web Servers" tools.

Microsoft, MIT, and Starbucks are some of the popular companies that use Microsoft IIS, whereas JBoss is used by Kanteron Systems, Syonet, and Tarya P2P. Microsoft IIS has a broader approval, being mentioned in 1498 company stacks & 314 developers stacks; compared to JBoss, which is listed in 14 company stacks and 3 developer stacks.

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What is JBoss?

An application platform for hosting your apps that provides an innovative modular, cloud-ready architecture, powerful management and automation, and world class developer productivity.

What is Microsoft IIS?

Internet Information Services (IIS) for Windows Server is a flexible, secure and manageable Web server for hosting anything on the Web. From media streaming to web applications, IIS's scalable and open architecture is ready to handle the most demanding tasks.
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        Apache Tomcat
        Apache Tomcat powers numerous large-scale, mission-critical web applications across a diverse range of industries and organizations.
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        AngeloR uses Microsoft IISMicrosoft IIS

        This is a legacy system requirement. We have some portions of our website written in PHP. Normally this wouldn't be an issue but at the time they decided to use PHP+Windows they were also trying to use MSSQL databases (All the microsoft influence was due to some azure credits the company received early on). The particular driver they ended up picking forced them into using the mssql_* functions instead of PDO. This meant that the majority of the site used these rather outdated calls and replacing them was a rather large endeavour. So while we migrate some of the PHP backend away to various node.js api systems we are simply sustaining the existing PHP portions.

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        Performance Assessment Network (PAN) uses Microsoft IISMicrosoft IIS

        Web server for our 9 web applications and associated web services and external integrations

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        David Flynn uses Microsoft IISMicrosoft IIS

        We host our ASP.NET Core APIs on Windows Server 2016 / IIS.

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        Yue Wang uses Microsoft IISMicrosoft IIS

        Web Server. Deployed on Windows 2012 r2.

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        Proactima Solutions AS uses Microsoft IISMicrosoft IIS

        Our web frontends are running on IIS

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