How to Publish Multiple Websites Using a Single Tomcat Web Application (41 tags)
While the idea of mapping several names onto one Apache instance with VirtualHost directives is well known, what do you do when you're serving web apps with Tomcat? Satya Komatineni has both the code and the configs that you'll need to make this work.
Database Connection Pooling with Tomcat (34 tags)
You know how to open and use database connections for each user, but what about optimizing for many concurrent users? Rather than creating and destroying connections over and over again, established practice calls for use of a pool of connections that can be reused. Kunal Jaggi shows how to implement this strategy in Tomcat.
Top Ten Tomcat Configuration Tips (32 tags)
How can you configure Tomcat to do what you want it to do? Jason Brittain, coauthor of O'Reilly's Tomcat: The Definitive Guide, provides tips and configuration examples that cover frequently asked questions from newbies about configuring Jakarta Tomcat.
Session Replication in Tomcat 5 Clusters, Part 2 (19 tags)
In part two of his survey of session replication, Srini Penchikala gets down to raw numbers by comparing the effects of different sizes and styles of replication on cluster performance.
Clustering and Load Balancing in Tomcat 5, Part 1 (10 tags)
The latest version of Tomcat provides clustering and load balancing capabilities for scalable, highly available systems. In part one of this series, Srini Penchikala looks at architectural factors to consider in such a system and how Tomcat implements them.