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WebObjects is a an integrated suite of freely available Java frameworks and tools that helps a developer to develop in developing scalable, sophisticated applications for the Internet on most computers with Java support.

It is the most mature platform available for enterprise-level web server development, providing object-oriented framework support for relational database object persistence (in any JDBC compliant database), Ajax, Web Services, streaming media, Java Client, Rapid Application Development, file upload/download and many other popular web technologies.

Originally developed by and for NeXT computers NeXT Computer Inc., in the mid 1990's1990s, it was ported by Apple to Mac OS X and Mac OS X Server under in Objective-C and then completely translated to Java. It is the technology on which Apple's own iTunes Music Store was is developed.

It has a very active and helpful developer community with mailing list support at the WO Developer Mailing List.