Updated: 10/17/2017 by Computer Hope

Tomcat is an open source web server and servlet container from Apache. It allows JSP (Java Server Pages) code to run as well as Java Servlets. Tomcat includes three components for its different functions: Coyote (HTTP Connector), Catalina (servlet container), and Jasper (JSP engine).

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