This chapter describes how to install and configure Apache Tomcat. Apache Tomcat® is an open source web server and web container based on the Java Servlet, JavaServer Pages, Java Expression Language and Java WebSocket technologies and allows you to run web applications written in Java.

Apache Tomcat is the recommended and certified Servlet Engine used for running WebOffice 10.9 SP1.

In case you want to use a different Servlet Engine, please contact your corresponding WebOffice Support Team.


WebOffice 10.9 SP1 is certified for Apache Tomcat 9.0.54.


You can download the installation file from:



More software downloads from Apache Tomcat can be found here.

Configuration notes for Apache Tomcat can be found here.

Please see chapter Apache Tomcat Installation for details regarding the installation of Apache Tomcat Servlet Engine.

Please see chapter Apache Tomcat Configuration for details regarding the further configuration of Apache Tomcat Servlet Engine  after the setup was completed.