Jetty is an Open Source HTTP Servlet Server written in Java. It is a full featured HTTP/
2.4 Jonathan Revusky recommends it because it is pure Java, fast and open source, and because it did well on the iX Magazine benchmarks. Free for commercial use and distribution. On 2006-02-15, I determined it was last revised in 2006-01-05.
Jetty is an open source, released under the Apache 2.0 License, 100%% Java HTTP server and servlet container. Jetty is a fully featured web server for static and dynamic content. This means that you do not need to configure and run a separate web server (like Apache) in order to use Java, servlets and JSPs to generate dynamic content. Jetty is an important player in the growing movement of embedded HTTP servers (like jaminid.)