Chapter 1. Introduction to the JBoss Web Server Image

1.1. What Is JBoss Web Server?

The Apache Tomcat 7 and Apache Tomcat 8 components of Red Hat JBoss Web Server 3 are available as containerized xPaaS images that are designed for use with OpenShift. Developers can use these images to quickly build, scale, and test Java web applications deployed across hybrid environments.

Important

There are significant differences in the functionality between the JBoss Web Server xPaaS images and the regular release of JBoss Web Server.