Tyrus is the open source JSR 356 - Java API for WebSocket reference implementation for easy development of WebSocket applications. WebSocket protocol defined by IETF provides bi-directional communication between the server and the remote host. The pros are mainly the ability to communicate both ways, low latency and small communication overhead. Therefore Tyrus and WebSocket in general are suitable for web applications that require sending a huge volume of relatively small messages like online games or market ticker broadcasting.
The latest stable release of Tyrus is 1.5.
New version of Tyrus was released today, so let’s do a quick summary of what is new compared to previous version and so on. What’s new? maven archetype (echo sample), Tyrus Client can run on Android, Tyrus Client re-connect feature…
Another new feature was recently added to Tyrus (Java API for WebSocket Reference Implementation): Client ReconnectHandler. Some client use cases require almost persistent client-to-server connection and don’t really care about lower layer issues…
This article is inspired by similar one about Jersey and will provide similar information. Thanks to Michal for creating such comprehensive instructions. Fortunately, Tyrus does not depend on HK2 so the task here is lot easier. To be absolutely…
List of projects related to Tyrus.
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