Project Jersey

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Project Jersey
Developer(s) Oracle Corporation
Stable release
2.25.1 / January 19, 2017
Operating system Cross-platform
Available in Java 6 or Higher
Type REST WS Framework
License CDDL version 1.1 and GPL v2 license

Jersey RESTful Web Services 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) Reference Implementation.[1]


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


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