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Siwpas is now OW2 Consortium Project

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We are very proud that our Java web application server Siwpas, Simple Web Profile Application Server has been accepted as an incubator project in OW2 Consortium. Now, we are more powerful to implement simple but powerful professional open source Java EE Web Profile application server.

What is Siwpas?

Siwpas (pronounced as Simple Web Profile Application Server) is a lightweight Java™ application server platform for developing enterprise quality Java™ Platform, Enterprise Edition 6 (Java EE 6) web applications. Siwpas integrates The Apache Software Foundation Java EE 6 related projects for providing a Java EE Web Profile compatible runtime platform. Siwpas also adds extra enterprise features, such as "WebSocket Protocol Support", "Clustering of CDI and EJB beans", "Siwpas Eclipse Plugin", "Tomcat JAAS Security Modules" etc.

What is OW2?

OW2 is an independent, global, open-source software community. The mission of OW2 is to a) promote the development of open-source middleware, generic business applications, cloud computing platforms and b) foster a vibrant community and business ecosystem. OW2 developments follow a flexible, component-based approach. These components range from specific software frameworks, protocols and applications through to integrated, service-oriented platforms for enterprise computing. OW2 consortium is an independent non-profit organization open to companies, public organizations, academia and individuals. OW2 is an open organization.

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