By arungupta on Oct 24, 2011
Guia da Semana is the largest local guide in Brazil covering cinema, restaurants, bars, tourism, shopping, theatre and other similar items. They picked GlassFish because of good integration with NetBeans, acceptable performance under load tests, and a good monitoring API.
The deployment uses GlassFish 3.1.1 and 2 such instances are able to handle 1500 concurrent connections. MongoDB, ElasticSearch and several other frameworks are behaving well.
Fabiane Nardon (a Java Champion and leader of the JavaTools community at java.net) presented at the GlassFish Community Event at JavaOne 2011 and shared their experience with GlassFish. The slides below provide more details:
listen to Fabiane Nardone in this GlassFish Podcast Episode or watch this video below showing her in full action: And you can always read the full details in the questionnaire.