Sep 19, 2018

Payara Micro is designed for microservice architectures.

Payara Micro is a small runtime providing a convenient subset of Java EE API and the following features:
  • Can be executed simply from command line or in a Docker container
  • Has small memory footprint
  • Supports API for REST services via JAX-RS
  • Supports distributed messaging based on CDI events, instead of heavy-weight JMS messaging
  • Provides option to bind to free HTTP ports automatically
  • Provides API to access Payara Micro runtime directly from within deployed applications, no JNDI necessary