What is JBoss?
An application platform for hosting your apps that provides an innovative modular, cloud-ready architecture, powerful management and automation, and world class developer productivity.
JBoss is a tool in the Web Servers category of a tech stack.
JBoss is an open source tool with GitHub stars and GitHub forks. Here’s a link to JBoss's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses JBoss?
38 companies reportedly use JBoss in their tech stacks, including Biting Bit, Deutsche Kreditbank AG, and Liferay.
166 developers on StackShare have stated that they use JBoss.
Lucee, Red Hat CodeReady Studio, Devo, Scala IDE, and Apache Cocoon are some of the popular tools that integrate with JBoss. Here's a list of all 6 tools that integrate with JBoss.
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