Symantec Access Management

Announcement regarding Layer7 Directory Support for AdoptOpenJDK

By Rob Lindberg posted 08-16-2019 08:30 AM


Layer7 Technologies, a Broadcom Company, is continually working to improve our software and services to best meet the needs of our customers. Broadcom/CA software products will be adding support for open-source implementations of Java. Specifically, we are incorporating support for an open source Java SDK – AdoptOpenJDK in Layer7 Directory.


This notice is to inform that Layer7 Directory versions, 12.x and 14.x are now certified with AdoptOpenJDK 8.


Customers now have an alternate option to use AdoptOpenJDK 8 instead of Oracle Java SDK. AdoptOpenJDK is a free and open-source implementation of Java Platform.


What is AdoptOpenJDK?


"AdoptOpenJDK uses infrastructure, build and test scripts to produce prebuilt binaries from OpenJDK™ class libraries and a choice of either the OpenJDK HotSpot or Eclipse OpenJ9 VM.

All AdoptOpenJDK binaries and scripts are open source licensed and available for free." (source:


For questions and additional information, please refer to


Your success is important to us, and we look forward to continuing our successful partnership with you.


Layer7 Directory Product Team