Project Jersey

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Project Jersey
Glassfish Jersey.png
Developer(s)Oracle Corporation and Eclipse Foundation
Stable release
2.28 / January 25, 2019
Preview release
2.28-RC4 / January 21, 2019
Written inJava_(programming_language)
Operating systemCross-platform
Available inJava 7 or later
TypeWeb framework
LicenseEclipse Public License 2.0

Jersey RESTful Web Services , formerly Glassfish Jersey, currently Eclipse Jersey[1] framework is an open source framework for developing RESTful Web Services in Java. It provides support for JAX-RS APIs and serves as a JAX-RS (JSR 311 & JSR 339 & JSR 370) Reference Implementation.[2]


The following components are part of Jersey:

  • Core Server: For building RESTful services based on annotation (jersey-core, jersey-server, jsr311-api)
  • Core Client: Aids you in communicating with REST services (jersey-client)
  • JAXB support
  • JSON support
  • Integration module for Spring and Guice


  1. ^ Lyons, Will. "Moving Forward with Eclipse GlassFish at Jakarta EE". Retrieved 2019-01-31.
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2013-10-31. Retrieved 2013-10-31.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)

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