C H A P T E R 1
Introduction to Apache Tomcat 7
In this chapter, we introduce the world of Apache Tomcat server.
Throughout this chapter, we
- Describe the Apache Tomcat architecture
- Discuss the requirements for installing and configuring Tomcat
- Describe the steps of installing and configuring Tomcat
- Test your Tomcat installation
At the end of this chapter, you will understand the Tomcat architecture, have an instance of Tomcat server installed and running on your computer, and have a sample web application displayed in your browser.
The Apache Tomcat Server
The Apache Tomcat server is an open source, Java-based web application container that was created to run servlet and JavaServer Pages (JSP) web applications. It was created under the Apache-Jakarta ...