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WSO2 has positioned the application server product in 3 different phases. Currently in use is the WSO2 Application Server, which is the successor of WSO2 Web Services Application Server (WSAS). WSO2 WSAS was launched in 2008 with its predecessor being WSO2 Tungsten.

The WSO2 Application Server in


context of SOA

An enterprise’s application servers are typically accessed by a variety of heterogeneous clients, within a LAN and over the Internet. Modern-day enterprises acknowledge the advantages of building Web-enabled applications on Web service interfaces. Web services have also become the fundamental building block of a service oriented architecture (SOA) implementation.