BEA Leads App Server Study
BEA Systems takes the top spot in an Evans Data survey on developer choice for application servers.Evans Data is expected to release soon a study on application servers that shows that developers chose BEA Systems WebLogic server as the No. 1 application server on the market. BEA is expected to play the study result prominently at its BEAWorld conference, which runs Sept. 18-20 in San Francisco, sources said. BEA releases a new version of WebLogic Server. Click here to read more.
In the Evans study, for which the Santa Cruz, Calif., company surveyed more than 700 developers, BEA ranked No. 1 among developers, followed by IBMs WebSphere, which placed second. Sun Microsystems came in fourth and Red Hat, with its JBoss application server, came in sixth, sources said. Oracle was seventh.