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So Tomcat has somehow a WebServer implicitly?

Brusk Baran
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Joined: Nov 15, 2001
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am I right?
then why do we need a web server like IIS, Apache etc?
I mean, for the enterprises it is scalable. but for individuals?
Mike Curwen
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Joined: Feb 20, 2001
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Tomcat has a built-in web server. For a single person's use (developer) this is just fine.

Even for small websites that don't get a lot of traffic, it is fine.

There is no need for you to use IIS or another webserver, as long as Tomcat can adequately handle your traffic.
 
 
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