Web Server

The only enterprise-class web server solution you need for large-scale websites and lightweight web applications

Your development team loves the flexibility of open source web software, like Apache and Tomcat. But as your company grows, it demands that you move to a more secure, more stable environment with the enterprise-level features you need to deliver large-scale websites and lightweight web apps.


The same Apache products you love, only safer and more stable

JBoss-Enterprise-Web-Server.jpg With Red Hat, you can have it all. Red Hat® JBoss® Web Server combines the world's most deployed web server (Apache) with the top servlet engine (Tomcat) and the best support in middleware. It lets you:

  • Develop web applications and large-scale websites in a customized, flexible, lightweight framework.
  • Quickly implement and support them.
  • And pay a lot less than you would for heavyweight proprietary solutions.

Less complexity

Simplify your use of popular open source software

Avoid integration and version conflicts. JBoss Web Server is a single solution for enterprise-class Apache software. 1 subscription includes certified and integrated software with everything you need to build and manage web applications that essential business operations depend on.

Included in JBoss Web Server

  • Apache Tomcat, the market-leading servlet container.
  • Apache web server, the world's most popular web server.
  • All the common modules and connectors for security and load balancing.
  • A single, affordable subscription with easy-to-use management tools.

The JBoss Web Server Plus subscription also includes JBoss Hibernate®, the de facto leader in object-relational mapping and persistence.

Enterprise-class stability

The flexibility of open source software. The stability and security of enterprise-level support.

JBoss Web Server takes advantage of Red Hat's expertise in leading and contributing to popular open source projects. Then it backs these projects with a multiyear product-support life cycle.

We've combined production-ready versions of these components with enterprise features for operational management and security tracking. The result? JBoss Web Server gives your IT enterprise a stable and secure web application infrastructure with long-term reliability. Each release benefits from predictable updates—including defect fixes and nonintrusive features—and maintains application compatibility for up to 5 years.

Easy management

Manage your software from 1 Red Hat portal

Each JBoss Web Server subscription includes access to the Red Hat® enterprise IT operations portal for software management, including update and alert notifications.

Manage JBoss Web Server with JBoss Operations Network

Adding Red Hat JBoss Operations Network to JBoss Web Server provides productivity tools for managing, administering, and securing web environments of any size. It lets you:

  • Easily manage configurations.
  • Inventory your applications.
  • Deploy updates across your enterprise in seconds.

Dedicated security

Open source—only safer

JBoss Web Server's operational features keep application infrastructures secure. So your enterprise can safely benefit from open source software across your web environments.

Security Response Team

Keep your environment secure by taking advantage of the Red Hat dedicated Security Response Team, which:

  • Tracks security issues.
  • Defines criticality.
  • Outlines impacted use cases.
  • Delivers critical security updates as they're identified.

JBoss Operations Network

Integrated management and monitoring

If improving opersational efficiency, reducing costs, and ensuring a positive experience for your end users are important to you, add JBoss Operations Network (JBoss ON) to your JBoss Web Server supbscription.

This key component of Red Hat's JBoss managed offerings gives you built-in management and monitoring capabilities to effectively administer all of your JBoss environments. 

JBoss Operations Network benefits

  • Centralized management for Red Hat JBoss Middleware
  • Simplified provisioning and application deployment
  • Enterprise-grade configuration management
  • Comprehensive monitoring of performance and availability
  • Unmatched return on your investment (ROI)

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  • Union Pacific: 2010 Red Hat and JBoss Innovation Award Winner: Union Pacific has increased its ability to scale for business growth with more capable system management and development tools for its virtualized environment, and has increased its system performance at a significantly lower cost structure.