Gartner Research

Oracle9i Application Server Release 2 (9.0.3)

Published: 16 January 2003

ID: G0090835

Analyst(s): Russell Ruggiero, Jannette M. Alston


Oracle9i Application Server Release 2 expands its predecessor's transactional support with clustering, caching, portal and mobile features. Oracle views 9iAS as an integrated middleware solution.

Table Of Contents
  • Corporate Headquarters
  • Overview
    • Standard and Enterprise Edition Feature Comparison
  • Analysis
  • Pricing
    • GSA Pricing
  • Competitors
    • BEA WebLogic Server
    • IBM WebSphere Application Server
    • Sun ONE Application Server
    • Sybase EAServer
  • Strengths
    • Wide Application Server Technology Offering
    • Strong Java Support
    • Improved Caching
    • Mobile and Wireless Support
    • Development Tool Integration
    • Support for Web Services
  • Limitations
    • Time to Market
    • Closely Tied to the Oracle Relational Database
    • Integration With Non-Oracle Databases
    • Requires Java and XML Developer Skills
    • Complex Product
    • Recommended Gartner Research
  • Insight

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