Re: iPlanet/Sun Java Web Server

From: Elias (nospam_at_charter.net)
Date: 02/20/04


Date: Thu, 19 Feb 2004 17:37:54 -0800

Tony wrote:
> All,
>
> I am looking into iPlanet and found that www.sun.com has references to
> iPlanet, Sun One, and Sun Java Web Server. Are these all the same? I
> am targeting version 6 ... it seems that iPlanet 4.x is the latest
> available for download, but the docs.sun.com makes references to
> iPlanet version 6.0.x as well as Sun One version 6.0.x, as well as Sun
> Java Web Server version 6.0.x.
>
> Are these all the same products? Has the name been changed? Did one
> product replace the other?
>
> Thanks,
> Tony

They are all the same product family. In chronological order...
Sun | Netscape Alliance
iPlanet
Sun ONE (Open Network Environment)
Sun Java System

Putting aside the product names, you can look simply at the version
numbers to determine which is newer. The latest info is at:
http://wwws.sun.com/software/product_categories/web_servers.html

Elias