Always at the front end of emerging technologies, JBoss continues to be the one to watch for its app server innovations. And such a bargain!

Apache Foundation:
Geronimo 1.0 wowed the crowd with its stability, innovative new features and solid infrastructure.

As the WebLogic platform continues to expand, competitors haven’t stopped taking notice.

Its app server platform keeps finding itself in increasingly narrow roles. Will there some day be a WebSphere Kitchen Appliance Edition?

Its infrastructure has become so widespread, the company in some way touches everyone and everything.

Continuing Java efforts have never failed to grow in importance. And the Glassfish project doesn’t hurt.

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