Popularity
5.4
Growing
Activity
8.1
Growing
540
50
267

Description

Jersey is a REST framework that provides JAX-RS Reference Implementation and more. Jersey provides its own APIs that extend the JAX-RS toolkit with additional features and utilities to further simplify RESTful service and client development. Jersey also exposes numerous extension SPIs so that developers may extend Jersey to best suit their needs.

Goals of Jersey project can be summarized in the following points:

--> Track the JAX-RS API and provide regular releases of production quality Reference Implementations that ships with GlassFish; --> Provide APIs to extend Jersey & Build a community of users and developers; and finally --> Make it easy to build RESTful Web services utilising Java and the Java Virtual Machine.

Programming language: Java
License: GNU General Public License v3.0 or later
Tags: REST Frameworks    
Latest version: v3.0.0

Jersey alternatives and similar libraries

Based on the "REST Frameworks" category.
Alternatively, view Jersey alternatives based on common mentions on social networks and blogs.

Do you think we are missing an alternative of Jersey or a related project?

Add another 'REST Frameworks' Library

README

Build Status  [EPL-2.0](./etc/epl.svg)  [GPL+CPE-2.0](./etc/gpl.svg)

About Jersey

Jersey is a REST framework that provides JAX-RS Reference Implementation and more. Jersey provides its own APIs that extend the JAX-RS toolkit with additional features and utilities to further simplify RESTful service and client development. Jersey also exposes numerous extension SPIs so that developers may extend Jersey to best suit their needs.

Goals of Jersey project can be summarized in the following points:

  • Track the JAX-RS API and provide regular releases of production quality Reference Implementations that ships with GlassFish;
  • Provide APIs to extend Jersey & Build a community of users and developers; and finally
  • Make it easy to build RESTful Web services utilising Java and the Java Virtual Machine.

Licensing and Governance

Jersey is licensed under a dual license - [EPL 2.0 and GPL 2.0 with Class-path Exception](LICENSE.md). That means you can choose which one of the two suits your needs better and use it under those terms.

We use [contribution policy](CONTRIBUTING.md), which means we can only accept contributions under the terms of ECA.

More Information on Jersey

See the Jersey website to access Jersey documentation. If you run into any issues or have questions, ask at [email protected] (need to subscribe first), StackOverflow or file an issue on Jersey GitHub Project. You can follow us on Twitter, too.


*Note that all licence references and agreements mentioned in the Jersey README section above are relevant to that project's source code only.