Web Server 7 Update 3 released with another SPECweb'2005 world record in its belt..
By sriram on Jun 26, 2008
We just released another update within our Sun Java System Web Server 7 product train. Keeping up with our past release history, this release includes new features, more performance enhancements and as usual bug fixes - Ah, needless to say all these without loosing the focus on the reliability and scalability that customers have come to expect from us...
Here are few things to be proud of this release
- Web Server 7 Update 3 implements the ability to auto deploy java web applications. If you want to quickly try out a given Web Application (war file) within Web Server 7, now you can simply drop the war file within autodeploy directory under a given web server 7 instance. This feature has been very frequently requested by lot of our customers and we are glad to be able to get this done in this update.
- Sun Microsystems chose Web Server 7 Update 3 to demonstrate the ability of its Sun SPARC Enterprise T5220 Server hardware.and achieved another top spot SPECweb'2005 benchmark. Check out this link for a detailed coverage on this topic.
- Web Server 7 Update 3 is now available on AIX 5.3 as well as on AIX 6.1. With this addition, we now support the following platforms - Solaris and Linux (both 32 as well as 64-bit) , Windows, AIX and HP-UX.
As usual, all these at no additional cost. Feel free to download Web Server 7 Update 3 (did I say for free !) from here and check out our Release Notes for a detailed information on this release and get back to us at our forum with your thoughts and questions .