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An open source software implementation of the Java Servlet and JavaServer Pages technologies

What is Apache Tomcat?

Apache Tomcat powers numerous large-scale, mission-critical web applications across a diverse range of industries and organizations.
Apache Tomcat is a tool in the Web Servers category of a tech stack.
Apache Tomcat is an open source tool with 3.4K GitHub stars and 2.3K GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Apache Tomcat's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Apache Tomcat?

Companies
560 companies use Apache Tomcat in their tech stacks, including ebay, MIT, and Zillow.

Developers
408 developers use Apache Tomcat.

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Apache Tomcat Reviews

Here are some stack decisions, common use cases and reviews by companies and developers who chose Apache Tomcat in their tech stack.

Raanan Weber
Raanan Weber
| 1 upvotes · 707 views
atsimpleshow GmbH
Apache Tomcat

Apache Tomcat is being used as our application server for spring-based backend applications. Apache Tomcat

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Apache Tomcat

I use Tomcat to run Java enterprise web apps. Used to test enterprise applications mostly written using the Spring framework Apache Tomcat

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Poogles
Poogles
| 1 upvotes · 676 views
atThe Independent
Apache Tomcat

Tomcat provides a fantastic application container that runs the majority of services of the site. Apache Tomcat

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Chris Barnett
Chris Barnett
CTO at Promethean TV · | 1 upvotes · 673 views
atPromethean TV
Apache Tomcat

Apache Tomcat is part of the open source Ant Media Server platform that currently provides both LIVE and VOD video trans-coding and delivery features for the Promethean Platform. Apache Tomcat

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Cian Ó Cuinneagáin
Cian Ó Cuinneagáin
CTO at Juggle · | 1 upvotes · 668 views
Apache Tomcat

Use this as the application server running on our production and development environment. Hosted on AWS. Apache Tomcat

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Apache Tomcat Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Apache Tomcat?
JBoss
An application platform for hosting your apps that provides an innovative modular, cloud-ready architecture, powerful management and automation, and world class developer productivity.
Microsoft IIS
Internet Information Services (IIS) for Windows Server is a flexible, secure and manageable Web server for hosting anything on the Web. From media streaming to web applications, IIS's scalable and open architecture is ready to handle the most demanding tasks.
nginx
nginx [engine x] is an HTTP and reverse proxy server, as well as a mail proxy server, written by Igor Sysoev. According to Netcraft nginx served or proxied 30.46% of the top million busiest sites in Jan 2018.
Jetty
Jetty is used in a wide variety of projects and products, both in development and production. Jetty can be easily embedded in devices, tools, frameworks, application servers, and clusters. See the Jetty Powered page for more uses of Jetty.
Flask
Flask is intended for getting started very quickly and was developed with best intentions in mind.
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