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Is Tomcat a Web Server?  RSS feed

 
Tony suankularb
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I'm confused between Web Servers and Web Containers. I understand what a Web Container does.

But, I don't know what else a Web Sever does, aside from getting requests/returning response from/to clients.

And, is Tomcat just a Web Container or also a Web server?
 
Chinmaya Chowdary
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Hi, Tony.

See this article.
 
Tony suankularb
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Thanks Chinmaya
 
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