What is TCP port 8080 typically used for?

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What is TCP port 8080 typically used for?

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Jenkins, Docker, NodeJS, Apache Ambari, Apache Marathon, Apache Tomcat, Amazon Web Services' Elastic Load Balancer, JBoss Application Server, GitLab, M2MLogger (remote monitoring), InfoSphere BigInsights Console (IBM's proprietary Hadoop and Spark solution), JasperReports (because of Apache Tomcat), remote management of physical routers, and enterprise network proxy services all commonly use port 8080. 

In part, taken from Learning AWSreference.com, Adobe's website (the old website was http://help.adobe.com/en_US/livecycle/9.0/securityHardening.pdf), Jaspersoft's website, and IBM's website.

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