Preparing to host applications

Rather than use the default appserver provided with the product, we can configure a new server and set of resources.

The default appserver and a set of default resources are available to help you begin quickly. We can choose instead to configure a new server and set of resources. Here is what we need to do in order to set up a runtime environment to support applications.


  1. Set an application server.
  2. Create a virtual host.
  3. Configure a Web container.
  4. Configure an EJB container.
  5. Create resources for data access.
  6. Create a JDBC provider and data source.
  7. Create a URL and URL provider.
  8. Create a mail session.
  9. Create resources for session support.
  10. Configure a Session Manager.


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