by, 02-24-2012 at 07:36 PM (2698 Views)
In market, various application servers are present. To make a choice b/w them is a tough task. B/w them, Tomcat is one of the best choice. Tomcat offers these features which make it different from other competing solutions.
- Light and Fast: Tomcat is a highly optimized and light weighted servlet container. While it servers JSPs, everything is outperformed which includes open source based projects like JBoss and Geronimo.
- Scalable and Flexible - Tomcat is preferred by the developers as applications are made to run faster by it. Tomcat is praised by the administrators as it permits them to produce infrastructures which are bottom up & customized according to the needs. It also makes everything empowered from 1 server to multiple enterprise networks.
- Secure - How much secured a Tomcat is? No perfect security exists however track records perfection is another story. Not a single Tomcat security breach has ever been reported. Dedicated, talented and volunteers develop Tomcat. Most of them are part of top tech companies.