May 2007 Numbers for Postings at USERS list for GlassFish - Another Record


February was no fluke and May yields a new record on posts at USERS@GlassFish: 1079.

Numbers for June look good so far look (128 in 4 days) but we will see where we are by end of the month as the summer is almost here. Hopefully there will be a strong uptake after GFv2 goes final in September (milestones).


Damn - you beat AppFuse by 42!

Posted by Matt Raible on June 04, 2007 at 12:00 PM PDT #

hi there, it's really surprising that it takes all of sun's might to get 1000 user posts for such a good appserver. if you look at spring or struts or tomcat, this doesn't compare favorably. Glassfish needs more industry advocates and adopters!! BR, ~A

Posted by anjan bacchu on June 04, 2007 at 03:31 PM PDT #

@Anjan: How long has spring and how long hasGlassfish been dapted by people? Last time I checked Glassfish had several strong competitors, Spring had none.

Posted by Stephan Schmidt on June 04, 2007 at 05:48 PM PDT #

Congrats, Matt. AppFuse is doing an outstanding job! - eduard/o

Posted by eduardo pelegri-llopart on June 04, 2007 at 11:51 PM PDT #

re: anjan - (1) I agree we need more adopters & advocates, do you want to help? :-) - eduard/o

Posted by eduardo pelegri-llopart on June 04, 2007 at 11:52 PM PDT #

re: anjan - (2) For completeness, I added the other mailing lists and Forums at Java.Net that are _directly_ related to GlassFish. That includes JAXB, JAX-WS, persistence, admin... I just did a quick sample and it looks about another 1000 posts there last month. But I agree we should see many more... We will get there... - eduard/o

Posted by eduardo pelegri-llopart on June 05, 2007 at 12:08 AM PDT #

Congrats to GlassFish team! Momentum is really building.

Posted by Mark Hansen on June 05, 2007 at 02:25 AM PDT #

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