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Top Answer: We chose to use Tomcat because it's perfect compared to other containers that we have tested.
Top Answer: The interface is not user-friendly. You need to have knowledge of the operating system, and Linux to configure the solution. It is not user-friendly. I would like to see a user-friendly interface.
Top Answer: I use Tomcat for CM solutions, for access management.
Ranking
12th
out of 21 in Application Server
Views
444
Comparisons
394
Reviews
0
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Rating
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out of 21 in Application Server
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3,774
Comparisons
3,169
Reviews
4
Average Words per Review
377
Rating
8.0
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NGINX Unit is a dynamic web and application server. Open source and built to meet the demands of distributed applications. Deploy configuration changes with no service disruptions. Run code in multiple languages. Build the foundation of your service mesh.

Apache Tomcat is an open source software implementation of the Java Servlet, JavaServer Pages, Java Expression Language and Java WebSocket technologies. The Java Servlet, JavaServer Pages, Java Expression Language and Java WebSocket 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.
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Walmart.com, The Weather Channel, E*Trade, Delta Virtual Airlines, General Motors, AppFuse, Bonhams, CardinalHealth, CarGurus.com, FarmDirectory.org, Millenium Pharmaceuticals, RecipeLand.com, WebShots, QuickCreative.net, MyOtherDrive
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Financial Services Firm25%
University13%
Government13%
Transportation Company13%
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Comms Service Provider19%
Financial Services Firm13%
Energy/Utilities Company7%
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Small Business38%
Midsize Enterprise13%
Large Enterprise50%
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NGINX Unit is ranked 12th in Application Server while Tomcat is ranked 5th in Application Server with 4 reviews. NGINX Unit is rated 0.0, while Tomcat is rated 8.0. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Tomcat writes "User-friendly and easy to set up". NGINX Unit is most compared with Caucho Resin, whereas Tomcat is most compared with IBM WebSphere Application Server, Oracle WebLogic Server, IIS, JBoss and Oracle GlassFish.

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