Payara Micro Enterprise 5 vs. Spring Boot 2

Feature Spring Boot 2.xPayara Micro Enterprise 5
LicenseApache License 2.0Open Source with EULA
Release FrequencyRegularMonthly
Production SupportYesYes
Standards SupportSome Jakarta EE specificationsMicroProfile, Jakarta EE Web Profile
Supported IDEsEclipse / NetBeans / IntelliJ IDE / VSCodeEclipse / NetBeans / IntelliJ IDE / VSCode
Project CreationMaven and Gradle archetypesMaven and Gradle archetypes
ClusteringRequires usage and integration of Spring Cloud toolset Automatic clustering in many environments, including bare metal and Kubernetes
ConfigurationProperty filesAsadmin commands
Request TracingMicroMeter or Spring Cloud SleuthMicroProfile OpenTracing, Servlet, CDI
Tracing ToolsOpenZipkinJaeger, OpenZipkin
NotifiersJMXLog files, SMTP, SNMP, CDI, Slack, New Relic, Datadog, Custom notifiers
Supported JVMsJDK 8, 11, and latestSupport and security updates for Java 7, 8, 11 and beyond; and ARM-based JVMs

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