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Different between Tomcat and sun j2ee server

David Nelson

Joined: Nov 13, 2003
Posts: 22
Tomcat is a container for jsp and servlet, meanwhile, sun provides a j2ee server with J2EE JDK, what's the different between them. can j2ee server take place of tomcat?

Mani vannan
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Joined: Aug 21, 2004
Posts: 185
Helo ,
Tomcat is a Java enabled Webserver. thats all. that can understand java,jsp,servlet codes.

But J2EE is a bundle of servers. Its a open std . It allow you develop applications not only in web-based context , also using Ejb, corba,rmi.
for more , refer to java.sun.com's tutorial parts.

james edwin
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Joined: Nov 22, 2001
Posts: 393

You can't run EJB on TOMCAT where as on sun J2EE Server,you can run EJB and Tomcat is basically an Servlet Container and sun J2EE is an application Server.



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