Installing a Java Application on WAS
In this appendix, you will learn what a JEE application server is and how to move a server-based application from RAD onto a WebSphere Application Server (WAS) using the WAS Administrative Console. In addition, you will learn about EARs (Enterprise Archive files) and WARs (Web Archive files) and how to export EARs and WARs using RAD. This appendix assumes that you have completed at least the JSP chapter but will demonstrate how to install and access the server-based applications created in Chapter 9.
What makes a computer an application server? The computer must have a communication ...