Apache Tomcat Roadmap

Development of Apache Tomcat continues at a strong pace. This presentation will cover:

  • Future development plans (features, timing)
  • Current work
  • Overview of new features available now in Tomcat 9 / Tomcat 8.5
    • SNI
    • OpenSSL based TLS
    • OAuth (via JASPIC)
  • Why do we need Tomcat 8.5?
  • Migrating from older versions
  • End-of-life plans for older versions
  • Progress towards a Servlet 4.0 implementation

As a result of attending this presentation, the audience will gain an understanding of the new features available now or soon to be available in Tomcat 9 and how they can best utilize these features in their applications.

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August 2, 2016

3:20 PM - 3:50 PM
30 minutes
Bristlecone 6


Apache Tomcat Committer


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