What is JBoss? - Definition from WhatIs.com
Part of the Computing fundamentals glossary:

JBoss is a division of Red Hat that provides support for the JBoss open source application server program and related middleware services marketed under the JBoss Enterprise Middleware brand. JBoss is an open source alternative to commercial offerings from IBM WebSphere and SAP NetWeaver

Red Hat JBoss products are available through a subscription model that includes technical support and long-term maintenance. JBoss products include:

JBoss EAP - an enterprise application platform for building, deploying and hosting Java applications and services. 

JBoss Web Server - a Web server built on Apache and Tomcat.

JBoss Data Grid - an in-memory distributed database.

JBoss Developer Studio - an Eclipse-based integrated development environment (IDE).

JBoss Operations Network - a systems management suite for JBoss application environments.

JBoss Fuse - a modular integration platform with an enterprise service bus (ESB) to support hybrid and public cloud deployments. 

JBoss A-MQ - a lightweight messaging platform.

JBoss Data Virtualization a data virtualization service that allows multiple data sources to be viewed and worked with as if they are a single entity.

JBoss BRMS - a platform for business rules management, business resource optimization and complex event processing (CEP).

JBoss BPM Suite - a platform for business process management (BPM).

This was last updated in April 2016
Posted by: Margaret Rouse

Related Terms

Definitions

  • neural network

    - A neural network is a hardware and software system based on the operation of neurons in the human brain that can learn from and adapt to training and pattern recognition. (SearchNetworking.com)

  • bitwise

    - Bitwise operations manipulate data at the bit level rather than with bytes or larger units of data, as is more common. Most operators work with either single or multiple bytes, which in most system... (WhatIs.com)

  • slack space (file slack space)

    - Slack space is the difference between its logical and physical size. The logical size of a file is determined by the file’s actual size and is measured in bytes. The physical size of a file is dete... (WhatIs.com)

Glossaries

  • Computing fundamentals

    - Terms related to computer fundamentals, including computer hardware definitions and words and phrases about software, operating systems, peripherals and troubleshooting.

  • Internet applications

    - This WhatIs.com glossary contains terms related to Internet applications, including definitions about Software as a Service (SaaS) delivery models and words and phrases about web sites, e-commerce ...

Ask a Question. Find an Answer.Powered by ITKnowledgeExchange.com

Ask An IT Question

Get answers from your peers on your most technical challenges

Ask Question

Tech TalkComment

Share
Comments

    Results

    Contribute to the conversation

    All fields are required. Comments will appear at the bottom of the article.