Buy Oracle GlassFish Server, what do you get?

What is the difference between GlassFish Open Source Edition (OSE) and Oracle GlassFish Server (OGS)? The short answer (GlassFish Server Control) was previously given here. But wait, there's more! The longer answer is detailed in this licensing document listing Oracle GlassFish Message Queue, Oracle GlassFish Server HTTP load balancer plug-in, GlassFish Server Control, Oracle TopLink but also Oracle JRockit JDK and Hotspot JDK. Oracle GlassFish Server is licensed per...

Wednesday, May 25, 2011 | GlassFish | Read More

GlassFish Security Guide - hardening and more

With the release of GlassFish 3.1, we've added a new volume to the product documentation library - a Security Guide. This information was previously spread across multiple books and mainly in the Admin Guide. In addition to the hardening chapter, you'll also find the following topics covered : • Audit Modules Authentication Realms WebServices Security Cluster-related security Secure Admin Integration with Oracle Access Manager (OAM) Keep an eye on http://glassfi...

Saturday, May 21, 2011 | GlassFish | Read More

Next Webinar - Maven, EJB and Java EE 6 with GlassFish Server 3.1

(Updated registration URL for those that had issues...) EJB 3.1 brings its share of new features (EJBContainer certainly streamlines testing) and GlassFish has had a Maven plugin for a little while but things only got better for developers with the recent release of GlassFish 3.1. This is the topic of our next webinar scheduled for this coming Tuesday : • Maven, EJB and Java EE 6 with GlassFish Server 3.1 • Tuesday, May 24, 2011 - 10:00 am PT / 1:00 pm ET / 19.00 CT - Register...

Friday, May 20, 2011 | GlassFish | Read More

GlassFish 3.1 Adoption - 750k auto-updated and counting!

Yes, that's 750,000 (obviously active) instances of GlassFish 3.0.x that were updated to GlassFish 3.1 since the product was released. Anil Gaur, VP of Engineering for GlassFish has a blog entry on this great number. So as you can see, other than being really convenient for users to update parts or all of their GlassFish installations, the Update Centergives us a great pulse of how the community of users is doing. Also remember that you can run your own in-house repositories...

Wednesday, May 18, 2011 | GlassFish | Read More

Custom error pages, SecureJDBCRealm, more GlassFish Embedded, more Clustering how-to, and more

Markus and Sven are at it again providing detailed hands-on descriptions but this time they're joined by several other community members. Here's a tab sweep for May 17th 2011 : • Turning off default error page in GlassFish 3.x (Shing Wai) • Installer Glassfish en mode silencieux (ArKZoYD) • GlassFish 3.1 SecureJDBCRealm (Markus Eisele) • JSF 2.0, JPA 2.0 and Bean Validation on WebLogic Server (Steve) • Java EE's Advantages through Embedded GlassFish (Fachim) • Wicket,...

Tuesday, May 17, 2011 | GlassFish | Read More

GlassFish Bootcamp - Santa Clara edition

If you're in the San Francisco Bay Area on May 31st, this GlassFish Bootcamp is your chance to get up to speed on the recently released GlassFish 3.1. This will take place in the Oracle (formerly Sun) campus in Santa Clara, CA. The content of this day-long mix of presentations and hands-on will be delivered by the GlassFish engineers. This is your change to learn the new clustering features and interact with key people that actually build the product. The space is limited and...

Friday, May 13, 2011 | GlassFish | Read More