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Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform

JBoss® Enterprise Application Platform 6 provides an innovative modular, cloud-ready architecture, powerful management and automation, and world class developer productivity. It is Java™ EE 6 certified and features powerful yet flexible management, improved performance and scalability, and many new features to maximize developer productivity. All with Red Hat®'s market-leading reputation for certification and support, ensuring your administration and development needs are met as you continue to drive forward into the future and beyond.


EAP Downloads

EAP 6.2 GA

Our hardened application platform.

Source Code | Quickstarts | Maven Repo

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EAP 6.3 Alpha NEW

Features an updated administrative console that includes a new homepage and exposes the new JBoss EAP 6.2 patching features.  Also includes domain discovery and recovery improvements and support for WebSockets.

Source Code | Quickstarts | Maven Repo


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The JBoss Way

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Further Resources


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EAP Documentation

Older Downloads

EAP 6.1.0   Download | Source | Maven Repository | Quickstarts

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Features of Note

SUPPORT FOR JAVA EE 6 (and other popular frameworks)

JBoss Enterprise Application Platform includes support for Java EE 6, a major step forward in developer productivity. It also supports a wide range of Java Virtual Machine (JVM)-based frameworks, including Spring, Struts, and GWT.


Based on a services-driven set of components, JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 6 employs a new modern architecture that is small, lightweight, and efficient, greatly simplifying how applications can be deployed into different environments, both on-premise and in the cloud.


Optimized to work with both multi-core and virtualized environments, JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 6 delivers an extremely low memory footprint and blazingly fast start-up times. Additional focus has been placed on resource utilization and port management, simplifying the effort needed to deploy JBoss Enterprise Application Platform in virtualized environments.


Project Information

This product is built on top of the following community projects