This week's book giveaway is in the Agile forum.
We're giving away four copies of Fixing your Scrum and have Ryan Ripley & Todd Miller on-line!
See this thread for details.
Win a copy of Fixing your Scrum this week in the Agile forum!
  • Post Reply Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic
programming forums Java Mobile Certification Databases Caching Books Engineering Micro Controllers OS Languages Paradigms IDEs Build Tools Frameworks Application Servers Open Source This Site Careers Other Pie Elite all forums
this forum made possible by our volunteer staff, including ...
Marshals:
  • Campbell Ritchie
  • Ron McLeod
  • Paul Clapham
  • Rob Spoor
  • Liutauras Vilda
Sheriffs:
  • Jeanne Boyarsky
  • Junilu Lacar
  • Tim Cooke
Saloon Keepers:
  • Tim Holloway
  • Piet Souris
  • Stephan van Hulst
  • Tim Moores
  • Carey Brown
Bartenders:
  • Frits Walraven
  • Himai Minh

Java EE Hosting

 
Ranch Hand
Posts: 757
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
    Number of slices to send:
    Optional 'thank-you' note:
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Where can I find a Free Java EE hosting provider, with a free application server (like Glassfish) ?
 
Rancher
Posts: 43026
76
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
    Number of slices to send:
    Optional 'thank-you' note:
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
You won't. A couple of free servlet/JSP hosts exist, but for an app server you'll have to spend money.
 
Treimin Clark
Ranch Hand
Posts: 757
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
    Number of slices to send:
    Optional 'thank-you' note:
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator

Ulf Dittmer wrote:You won't. A couple of free servlet/JSP hosts exist, but for an app server you'll have to spend money.



Then where can I find to cheapest (but trusted) one? Please help.
 
Bartender
Posts: 9625
16
Mac OS X Linux Windows
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
    Number of slices to send:
    Optional 'thank-you' note:
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Our Servlets FAQ lists many.
 
Treimin Clark
Ranch Hand
Posts: 757
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
    Number of slices to send:
    Optional 'thank-you' note:
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator

Joe Ess wrote:Our Servlets FAQ lists many.



Joe,

That link is not helpful on my requirements, as I need an application server. I can search on Google to find many. But I need the cheapest and trusted provider. Please help.
 
Joe Ess
Bartender
Posts: 9625
16
Mac OS X Linux Windows
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
    Number of slices to send:
    Optional 'thank-you' note:
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Did you scroll down the page to the question "What are some web hosting companies that support servlets/JSP?". That sounds exactly what you are looking for.
 
Treimin Clark
Ranch Hand
Posts: 757
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
    Number of slices to send:
    Optional 'thank-you' note:
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator

Joe Ess wrote:Did you scroll down the page to the question "What are some web hosting companies that support servlets/JSP?". That sounds exactly what you are looking for.



Joe, it seems you missed the point. I'm finding for application server. The list contains Servlet/Jsp providers. Most of the Servlet/Jsp hosting providers are do not provide an application server like Glassfish, which can be used to host EJB applications. Hope you understand what I need Please help.

Note: Evolutionhosting is too much expensive for me.


 
Joe Ess
Bartender
Posts: 9625
16
Mac OS X Linux Windows
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
    Number of slices to send:
    Optional 'thank-you' note:
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator

Treimin Clark wrote:
Joe, it seems you missed the point. I'm finding for application server. The list contains Servlet/Jsp providers.



I think you missed the point. I just browsed the first 10 links in that list and 6 have J2EE application server plans (JBoss or Glassfish).
As for pricing, given that small sample size, it looks like a J2EE server is going to run $30-50 a month.
 
Treimin Clark
Ranch Hand
Posts: 757
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
    Number of slices to send:
    Optional 'thank-you' note:
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator

Joe Ess wrote:

Treimin Clark wrote:
Joe, it seems you missed the point. I'm finding for application server. The list contains Servlet/Jsp providers.



I think you missed the point. I just browsed the first 10 links in that list and 6 have J2EE application server plans (JBoss or Glassfish).
As for pricing, given that small sample size, it looks like a J2EE server is going to run $30-50 a month.



Oh! Thanks Joe. I thought there are only "Servlet/Jsp providers as the topic said.
Why those servers are very expensive? $50 per month.!
 
Ulf Dittmer
Rancher
Posts: 43026
76
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
    Number of slices to send:
    Optional 'thank-you' note:
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator

Why those servers are very expensive? $50 per month.


Expensive compared to what? That's what a typical plan costs, others may cost slightly more or less. For example, I'm paying USD 17 for a plan that includes an app server, and am happy with it, even though it's a bit skimpy on hard disk space.
 
Treimin Clark
Ranch Hand
Posts: 757
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
    Number of slices to send:
    Optional 'thank-you' note:
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator

Ulf Dittmer wrote:For example, I'm paying USD 17 for a plan that includes an app server, and am happy with it, even though it's a bit skimpy on hard disk space.



Oh! Ulf, please tell me about that provider, please.
 
Ulf Dittmer
Rancher
Posts: 43026
76
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
    Number of slices to send:
    Optional 'thank-you' note:
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
It's WebAppCabaret. I've been hosting with them for years, and am quite happy with their service.
 
Treimin Clark
Ranch Hand
Posts: 757
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
    Number of slices to send:
    Optional 'thank-you' note:
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator

Ulf Dittmer wrote:It's WebAppCabaret. I've been hosting with them for years, and am quite happy with their service.



Is it http://www.WebAppCabaret.com ?
But I couldn't find a plan for 17$. Their cheapest plan is $49 per month

Please help on this.

 
Ulf Dittmer
Rancher
Posts: 43026
76
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
    Number of slices to send:
    Optional 'thank-you' note:
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Search a little bit harder; it's called the "Professional" plan.
 
Treimin Clark
Ranch Hand
Posts: 757
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
    Number of slices to send:
    Optional 'thank-you' note:
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Thanks Ulf, I got it finally.
 
Greenhorn
Posts: 5
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
    Number of slices to send:
    Optional 'thank-you' note:
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Take a look at OpenShift.com.
https://openshift.redhat.com/app/

You can deploy applications to JBoss AS 7.
You are given 1,5 GB RAM and 3 GB of space.
You can have MySQL, SQLite, PostgreSQL, MongoDB...
You can have Cron scripts.
You can connect anywhere from the server.
You get SSH access (not root, though).

Definitely, give it a try.
 
Don't get me started about those stupid light bulbs.
reply
    Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic