Oracle iPlanet Web Server
Oracle iPlanet Web Server is a web server
Web server
Web server can refer to either the hardware or the software that helps to deliver content that can be accessed through the Internet....

 designed for medium and large business applications. Oracle iPlanet Web Server builds on the earlier Sun ONE
Sun ONE was a brand under which Sun Microsystems used to market server software products. Sun ONE stands for Sun Open Net Environment.The Sun ONE brand was primarily used for products that resulted from Sun's alliance with Netscape Communications Corporation...

 Web Server, iPlanet
iPlanet was a product brand that was used jointly by Sun Microsystems and Netscape Communications Corporation when delivering software and services as part of a non-exclusive cross marketing deal that was also known as "A Sun|Netscape Alliance"....

 Web Server, and Netscape Enterprise Server
Netscape Enterprise Server
Netscape Enterprise Server was a web server developed originally by Netscape Communications Corporation. The product has since been renamed Sun Java System Web Server, reflecting the product's acquisition by Sun Microsystems...


Oracle iPlanet Web Server is available on Solaris, Windows, HP-UX
HP-UX is Hewlett-Packard's proprietary implementation of the Unix operating system, based on UNIX System V and first released in 1984...

, AIX, GNU/Linux, supports JSP
JavaServer Pages
JavaServer Pages is a Java technology that helps software developers serve dynamically generated web pages based on HTML, XML, or other document types...

 and Java Servlet
Java Servlet
A servlet is a Java programming language class used to extend the capabilities of servers that host applications accessed via a request-response programming model. Although servlets can respond to any type of request, they are commonly used to extend the applications hosted by Web servers...

 technologies, PHP
PHP is a general-purpose server-side scripting language originally designed for web development to produce dynamic web pages. For this purpose, PHP code is embedded into the HTML source document and interpreted by a web server with a PHP processor module, which generates the web page document...

Netscape Server Application Programming Interface
The Netscape Server Application Programming Interface is an application programming interface for extending server software, typically web server software.-History:...

Common Gateway Interface
The Common Gateway Interface is a standard method for web servers software to delegate the generation of web pages to executable files...

, and ColdFusion
In computing, ColdFusion is the name of a commercial rapid application development platform invented by Jeremy and JJ Allaire in 1995. ColdFusion was originally designed to make it easier to connect simple HTML pages to a database, by version 2 it had...


In January 2009, Sun open sourced core components of Sun Java System Web Server 7.0 under the BSD license as Open Web Server.

In 2010, Oracle renamed the product from Sun Java System Web Server to Oracle iPlanet Web Server, although documentation and links are still in the process of being updated to reflect this.

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