How the tomcat web application manage client threads, and database connections
Posted on 2006-07-20
Currently I am looking at one web application project written by a consultant. The project has the kind of structure of Tomcat+JSP+Servlet+ JDBC transaction +Sql Server DB. I am not very familiar with web application server. I just wonder, how can the application handle multiple clients viewing the jsp pages, and multiple connections to the database? The resources are limited so must have controlls somewhere. Are both of that controlled by tomcat? Or tomcat controlls clients, and jdbc controlls database connection? From the project, I can't tell. Can anyone give me some hints? Thanks.