Tomcat for Azure App Service on Linux now generally available
Posted on Monday, September 24, 2018
Azure App Service on Linux now supports Apache Tomcat 8.5 and 9. Azure App Service for Tomcat on Linux allows developers to quickly build, deploy, and scale their Tomcat web applications on a fully managed Linux-based service. Deploy your application using Maven or plugins on your favorite IDEs like IntelliJ, Eclipse, or VS Code. Once deployed, continuously integrate and deploy app updates, automatically scale your application, and take advantage of the full suite of Azure services. Java apps built with the Azure support Zulu JDK (provided by Azul Systems) and deployed with WAR files will automatically receive quarter updates and security patches free of charge.
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