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Red Hat JBoss Web Server

Enterprise-class web server

Create large-scale websites and lightweight web applications

Your development team loves the flexibility of open source web servers and components, like Apache and Tomcat. But as your company grows, it demands that you move to a more secure, more stable environment with the enterprise-level features you need to deliver large-scale websites and lightweight web apps.

With Red Hat, you can have it all. Red Hat® JBoss® Web Server combines the world's most deployed web server (Apache) with the top servlet engine (Tomcat) and the best support in middleware (ours).

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The same Apache products you love, only safer and more stable

  • Develop web applications and large-scale websites in a customized, flexible, lightweight framework.

  • Quickly implement and support web applications and websites.

  • Pay a lot less than you would for heavyweight proprietary solutions.

Product details

Everything you need to build and maintain simple web apps

Reduce complexity

One JBoss Web Server subscription includes certified and integrated software with everything you need to build and manage the web applications your essential business operations depend on. It also helps you avoid integration and version conflicts.

Meet mission-critical needs with stability

JBoss Web Server takes advantage of Red Hat's expertise in leading and contributing to popular open source projects. Red Hat then backs these projects with a multiyear product-support life cycle.

We've combined production-ready versions of these components with enterprise features for operational management and security tracking. The result? JBoss Web Server gives your IT enterprise a stable and secure web application infrastructure with long-term reliability. Each release benefits from predictable updates—including defect fixes and features—and maintains application compatibility for up to 5 years.

Manage your software from 1 web portal

Each JBoss Web Server subscription includes access to the Red Hat enterprise IT operations portal for software management, including update and alert notifications.

Dedicated security

What you get with JBoss Web Server

JBoss Web Server includes:

  • Apache Tomcat, the market-leading servlet container.
  • Apache web server, the world's most popular web server.
  • All the common modules and connectors for security and load balancing.
  • A single, affordable subscription with easy-to-use management tools.

A JBoss Web Server Plus subscription also includes JBoss Hibernate®—the de facto leader in object-relational mapping and persistence—and JBoss Web Framework Kit. JBoss Web Framework Kit provides support for multiple programming styles and open source frameworks in a single solution. It includes enterprise-ready versions of Google Web Toolkit (GWT), RichFaces, Spring Framework, and Apache Struts.

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Invest in your or your team's skills

Our training courses are hands-on and role-based. This means students stay at their keyboards for up to 80% of a course, boosting the retention of skills they'll use every day. We offer several convenient ways to train and save, and training facilities around the world. Visit our student center to learn more.

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Have what it takes? Prove it.

Employers notice Red Hat certifications. They know that to become Red Hat Certified Professionals, candidates must complete real-world tasks using our technologies—not just answer questions about them. Build your career by getting certified. We offer multiple exam locations and ways to train.

Red Hat Certified Specialist in Application Server Management

Prove your skills to monitor and manage application systems on Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform and Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

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Rely on the experts

Let Red Hat Consulting help you successfully deploy Red Hat JBoss Web Server. We offer flexible engagement models to help meet your IT goals. Have unallocated end-of-year budget? Consider using Consulting Units to secure resources you'll need in the upcoming year—without committing to a specific topic up front.

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