Chapter 10. The Web Server Plug-in

Objectives

This chapter covers the following concepts:

  • What the Web server plug-in is and how it works

  • How to install and configure the Web server plug-in

  • How to optimize the Web server plug-in’s configuration for your environment

An Overview of the Web Server Plug-in

The Web server plug-in integrates with many popular Web servers and manages communication between WebSphere application servers and Web servers. IBM provides plug-ins for IBM HTTP Server (IHS), Apache, Sun ONE Web Server (formerly iPlanet), Lotus Domino Enterprise Server, and Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS). For a complete list of supported Web servers and versions, refer to the WebSphere prerequisites Web site, at http://www.ibm.com/software/webservers/appserv/doc/latest/prereq.html ...

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