SpringOne Platform 2016
Speaker: Mark Thomas; Apache Tomcat Committer, Pivotal
Development of Apache Tomcat continues at a strong pace. This presentation will cover:
Future development plans (features, timing)
Overview of new features available now in Tomcat 9 / Tomcat 8.5
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.