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Apache Jakarta-Tomcat, the official reference implementation for the Java servlet and JavaServer Pages technologies, has long been heralded as an excellent platform for the development and deployment of powerful Web applications. Version 4.0 offers not only numerous enhancements in flexibility and stability, but also an array of features that expand upon the Tomcat developer's already wealthy toolset.
In this namesake title, best-selling author James Goodwill provides readers with a thorough introduction to Jakarta-Tomcat, offering instruction on topics ranging from the basic installation and configuration process and Web application deployment to advanced concepts of integration with other popular Apache Foundation projects such as the Apache Web server, Struts, Log4J, and the Apache XML SOAP Project.
In addition to an already comprehensive introduction to core Tomcat functionality, readers also benefit from a valuable primer of what is offered in version 4.0, as Goodwill takes care to thoroughly discuss new features such as valves, security realms, persistent sessions, and the Tomcat Manager Application. In summary, Apache Jakarta-Tomcat offers both novice and advanced Jakarta-Tomcat users a practical and comprehensive guide to this powerful software.
Tomcat is the official Reference Implementation for the Java Servlet and JavaServer Pages technologies, and is developed in an open and participatory environment and released under the Apache Software License. Tomcat is intended to be a collaboration of the best-of-breed developers from around the world. "Apache Jakarta-Tomcat" is designed as a comprehensive reference for professional Web application developers and administrators. This title is intended to help readers get up to speed on the latest Apache open source JSP/Server Container, Tomcat. James Goodwill's book provides a solid foundation, which will give the reader practical insight into all of the major features of the Tomcat web application container. Topics covered in this title range from basic installation and configuration to more advanced topics, such as security management and persistent sessions. Other aspects covered include integration with some of the more popular Apache Foundation projects, including the Apache Web Server, SOAP, Log4J, and Struts.
A comprehensive reference for professional Web application developers and administrators.