8 February 2016

Java EE web technology version history (edit)


JSR numbers are included as links.
Servers are webcontainers.Take care, web containers do not include JSF. You have to add it yourself or use an enterprise application server. Enterprise application servers are included in the
complete Java EE version overview.

Java EEservletJSP     ELJSTLJSF    WebSocketMVCServer       What’s new
2.1
1.0

iPlanet
jetty 1
ServletContext, RequestDispatcher
1.2
2.2
1.1
tomcat 3.3
jetty 3
war
1.3
53 2.3
53 1.2
tomcat 4.1
jetty 4
filters
1.4
154 2.4
152 2.0
1.0
52 1.1
tomcat 5.5
jetty 5
5
2.5
245 2.1
2.1
1.2
127 1.2

tomcat 6
jetty 6
annotations
6
315 3.0
2.2
2.2

314 2.0

tomcat 7
jetty 8
asynchronous servlets, EL method calls, more...
7
340 3.1
 341 3.0

344 2.2
356 1.0

tomcat 8
jetty 9.1
HTML 5, non blocking (Listener) servlet IO
8
369 4.0


372 2.3

371 1.0tomcat 9 (future)HTTP/2