JBoss EAP 6.3 is now available!
This release brings continued progress on the road to making EAP the most manageable and secure Java EE 6-compliant Application Server for traditional and cloud based workloads. It also continues the core themes of the EAP 6 major version family of better user experience, improved manageability, and enhanced performance.
Where to download ?
For current customers with active subscriptions, the Beta can be downloaded from the customer support portal.
For community users developing applications that will be deployed on a supported EAP, the bits will soon be made available from www.jboss.org/products/eap under development terms & conditions, and questions can be posed to the EAP Forum.
Where are docs ?
Complete documentation is available on customer support portal, and here are quick links:
- Release Notes
- Administration and Configuration Guide
- Development Guide
- Getting Started Guide
- Installation Guide
- Migration Guide
- Security Guide
What’s new ?
- PicketLink enhancements
- Domain recovery improvements
- Support for PKCS11 keystores
- Web management console
- Patching available
- Testing DataSources
- Unified navigation labels
- Opt-in analytics collection
- Deployment overlay enhancement
- Support for Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 and Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
Complete list of new features is described here.
Features like JBoss OSGi, STOMP with HornetQ, mod_jk and mod_cluster with Apache on RHEL 7 and some others are not supported.
If you are looking for a Java EE 7-compliant Application Server, then download WildFly.