Whither the GlassFish Gem? Alternatives for Deploying JRuby Web Applications

by Paul Blair on  Apr 21, 2010

When Oracle released its GlassFish roadmap, a notable absence was the GlassFish gem. This gem-based server for Rails, Merb, and Sinatra applications has become a common deployment option for the JRuby platform and has been widely recommended to the JRuby community. The gem allows Rails users running in multithreaded mode to take advantage of the JVM by running multiple threads per server instance.

Interview: Nick Sieger on JRuby

by Werner Schuster on  Aug 27, 2008

In this interview recorded at RubyFringe, Nick Sieger talks about the future of JRuby, Java Integration, and his work on JEE deployment tools for Ruby on Rails like Warbler.