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What is Apache Tomcat Hosting?

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What is Tomcat ?

Tomcat is an open-source initiative started by Apache software foundation, under the Jakarta Project. Java Servlet and Java server pages technologies is implemented using Apache tomcat as servlet container in their official reference. Java servlet and Java server pages are developed by Oracle for java community users. Apache tomcat is most widely used application server to build interactive web applications and most popular websites on internet. Apache tomcat is most popular application server amongst Java developers as it is powerful, reliable and free to use. Java developers prefer Apache tomcat for their Java Hosting and JSP Hosting requirements.

How does Tomcat Work ?

Catalina, Coyote and Jasper 2 are the three components which make Apache tomcat as one best application server in the industry.


Catalina is Tomcat’s servlet container which implements Sun Microsystems’ specifications for Java Server Pages (JSP) and servlets. Even if databases of user information and permissions is already present or newly created,Catalina can be integrated into environments by making use of Realm in multiple ways. As a part of Servlet Specification Standard, Tomcat has ability to implement container managed security using Catalina.


Tomcat is able to support HTTP 1.1 protocols using Coyote. Coyote is the HTTP Connector for Tomcat which works by Coyote listening for incoming connections on specific TCP ports on the server and then forwarding the incoming requests to Tomcat to analyze, process and then return responses to the requesting clients.

Jasper 2

Jasper 2 is second release of Jasper. Jasper 2 acts as Tomcat’s JSP engine adding more functionality to it with number of new features. Jasper parses JSP files to be compiled in Java code as servlets for Catalina. Any change to JSP files is detected and recompiled by Jasper 2 at runtime.

TomCat Hosting India

We at MilesWeb offer Tomcat hosting service on our hosting packages. Tomcat is installed on our servers to support JSP/Java hosting. We offer tomcat on our VPS hosting as well as Dedicated Server packages. No matter if its Private tomcat hosting or other tomcat hosting, we have solution for your requirements related to tomcat. Tomcat hosting include support for regular html and php (Apache, PHP ,CGI/Perl). Tomcat Hosting packages runs under Apache Tomcat 5.5 (Servlet 2.4 and JSP 2.0).

Private Tomcat hosting is the solution where user can install tomcat servlet container on their virtual or dedicated server along with dedicated resources and full root administrative access to the server. Users can run standalone Tomcat or Tomcat behind Apache webserver to get a powerful and functional java hosting solution.

Affordable Java Hosting & JSP Hosting

JSP hosting is a service where all the required components are installed to publish a JSP/Java coded website. Java hosting or JSP hosting is amongst top choices of developer community and most widely used solution. MilesWeb Offer the most cheapest JSP, Tomcat Web hosting across India.

Tomcat Hosting features

  • 24×7 Technical Support
  • Java EE 6 and Latest JSP Standards Support
  • MySQL or PostgreSQL Support
  • JSP Apache Tomcat Server/5.5.25 Support
  • PHP, PERL and SSI Support
  • Password Protect Directories
  • Backup and Restore Accounts
  • Hot Link Protection

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