13.2.10. Use an External HTTPD as the Web Front-end for JBoss Enterprise Application Platform Applications

Overview

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 the JBoss Enterprise Application Platform, refer to Section 13.1.3, “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.

After you have decided which HTTPD and HTTP connector to use, refer to one of the following procedures: