Chapter 1. Installing GeoServer for Production

So, you decided to use GeoServer to deliver your business' critical spatial information across the enterprise and out on the web? This is a wise choice that many other like-minded GeoServer users will agree with.

Now, it's time for us to roll up our sleeves and get into the nitty-gritty of getting GeoServer up and running so that we can unlock the potential of our spatial information.

By the end of this chapter, we will have a better understanding of the following topics:

  • Choosing the right version of Java to run GeoServer
  • Installing and configuring Java for Linux and Windows
  • Installing and configuring Apache Tomcat for the Linux and Windows platforms
  • Configuring the Java VM's memory for GeoServer
  • Deploying ...

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