NOTE: This node is optional since it is based on the cartridge packaging model. If this server is not available at your wizard, please contact your hosting provider for its activation.
WildFly is a flexible, lightweight and managed application runtime, which represents a new and improved version of JBoss application server. It is written in Java and implements the Java Platform Enterprise Edition (Java EE) specification. WildFly is completely free and open source, available to be run on multiple platforms.Its main features are:
- fast concurrent deployment and ability to edit static resources without redeployment;
- each service can be started and stopped in isolation;
- lightweights through the efficient memory management;
WildFly improvements (if comparing with JBoss) include full passing of the Java EE7 TCK (better applications’ productivity), only two used by default ports, new security manager, improved JDK compatibility, bug fixes and more.
In order to host a project with WildFly application server within Jelastic Cloud, just follow the simple steps below.