GlassFish is an open source, production-ready, Java EE-compatible application
GlassFish version 3 provides a small footprint, fully-featured implementation
of Java EE 6.
The Java EE 6 platform significantly
improves developer productivity, introduces the lightweight Web
Profile for Web-centric applications, and includes the latest versions of
technologies such as such as JAX-RS 1.1, JavaServer Faces(JSF) 2.0, Enterprise
JavaBeans (EJB) 3.1, Java Persistence (JPA) 2.0, Context and Dependency
Injection (CDI) 1.0 and more.
GlassFish is a Java EE open source application server.
New to GlassFish? Learn how to download and install GlassFish, view some
screencasts, or try out some samples in the tutorial.
Download and Run
You can chose from various stable GlassFish artifacts
Not sure which version to use?
Try the simple ZIP archive
Unzip and go!
Check out a Screencast
Start your GlassFish experience by watching a movie.
- Installing GlassFish 3 (Dec. 2009)
- GlassFish Update Center (Dec. 2009)
- GlassFish 3 developer features (Dec. 2009)
- Admin (web and CLI) for GlassFish 3 (Dec. 2009)
- Developing with NetBeans and GlassFish 3 (Dec. 2009)
- RESTful admin for GlassFish 3 (Dec. 2009)
You can also checkout further screencasts on the
GlassFish YouTube Channel.
Check out the Tutorials
Learn about Java EE technologies and write simple samples and deploy on GlassFish.
The latest Java EE 6
is a great place to get started (you can also find the
Java EE 5 Tutorial
Contact the GlassFish Community
We value and encourage your participation in this project