Learn how to use Tomcat to quickly build more sophisticated Webapplications
This comprehensive introduction to developing complex Webapplications using Tomcat and related Apache Jakarta technologiesexamines everything you need to know about Tomcat 4--the popular,award-winning server for implementing and deploying servlets andJavaServer Pages. Tomcat helps developers create dynamic Webcontent without the problems associated with other methods, likeCGI scripts. Author Peter Harrison has written the first book tocover Tomcat from a developer's perspective. He shows you how touse Tomcat by itself as well as with related Apache Jakartatechnologies to develop dynamic Web applications, and you'll alsolearn techniques for improving your programming productivity.
This practical, guide is packed with source code and examples ofreal-world Web applications. Plus, you'll discover other excitingfeatures of Tomcat, including: A code-intensive guide to building Web applications that run onTomcat Details on using other Apache Jakarta technologies-includingStruts, Taglibs, Velocity, and CVS-with Tomcat to form acomprehensive Java Web development process Complete guidelines for installing, configuring, andadministering Tomcat, including coverage of the new Managerapplication and Web application deployment process
The companion Web site contains: All source code from the book Working demonstrations Links to additional resources“…at last I will be saved from drowning! Well-writtenand easy to understand…” (MCSE Magazine, 20 march 2003)