Table 1-5 lists the Java EE 6 standards implemented in GlassFish Server 3.0.1. The table also indicates the distributions in which the implementation of a standard is available.
X indicates that the implementation is available in the distribution.
- indicates that the implementation is not available in the distribution.
Table 1-5 Java EE 6 Standards Implementations in GlassFish Server 3.0.1
Building on these standards, GlassFish Server 3.0.1 provides a number of extensions, including the following:
Metro: A web services stack that implements Java Architecture for XML Binding (JAXB) and Java APIs for XML Web Services 2.1 (JAX-WS 2.1).
Grizzly: A framework for building scalable and robust servers using New I/O (NIO) APIs, which make scaling to thousands of users possible. The ability to embed components that support HTTP, Bayeux Protocol, Java Servlet API, and Comet is provided.