16.3.4. Use an External HTTPD as the Web Front-end for JBoss EAP 6 Applications
For reasons to use an external HTTPD as the web front-end, as well as advantages and disadvantages of the different HTTP connectors supported by JBoss EAP 6, refer to Section 16.1.3, “Overview of HTTP Connectors”. In some situations, you can use the HTTPD that comes with your operating system. Otherwise, you can use the HTTPD that ships as part of JBoss Enterprise Web Server.