GlassFish is an open-source application server project started by Sun Microsystems for the Java EE platform and now sponsored by Oracle Corporation.


Tutorial: Setting up Glassfish On a Linux Server

Setting up Glassfish for our Web Service based PDF converter was a relatively straight-forward job, but there are some nuances to be aware of....
Simon Lissack
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Choosing a Java Application Server

As you maybe aware of recently Oracle has stopped commerical support for future releases of the Glassfish server. You can read the official announcement...
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5 things we plan to do in 2014?

The New Year is a time for looking back and also for making plans for 2014. I am not a great one for making...
Mark Stephens
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WebSocket: Multiple Users, Encoders, Decoders and Dogs.

In my previous tutorial, we were left with a WebSocket server endpoint which bounced back our message. In this tutorial I will show you...
Simon Lissack
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WebSockets – A Quick Introduction and a Sample Application

At IDR Solutions I spend a lot of time working with Glassfish. We use it to showcase our BuildVu product in an online PDF to HTML5 converter so it is important...
Simon Lissack
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