- The JSP server provides for the
capability to execute servlet code based on a user request, this can
be a servlet or a JSP page. There are many servers available on the
market today and most will integrate into the more popular WEB
- Through tests a successful migration
from an IIS and servletexec configuration was migrated to an Apache
and Tomcat configuration with no code change, proving that if the
JSP Server conforms to the published specification then inter JSP
server migration is possible.
- Tomcat a project from Apache provides a
good base for the execution of servlets or JSP Pages, Tomcat is
under the Apache banner but maintained by SUN Microsystems the
organization that co-ordinates the JSP and servlet specifications.
- There is no deployment cost involved
with Tomcat, the number of users is unlimited and there are multiple
deployment platforms available.