Apache Tomcat is an application server that provides software applications with services such as security, data services, transaction support, load balancing, and management of large distributed systems.
Tomcat is an open source software implementation of the Java Servlet and JavaServer Pages technologies. The Java Servlet and JavaServer Pages specifications are developed under the Java Community Process. Apache Tomcat powers numerous large-scale, mission-critical web applications across a diverse range of industries and organizations.
As an open source software, Tomcat can be implemented and deployed within your organization for hosting mission critical web applications while keeping your investment and total cost of ownership (TCO) at the barest minimum.