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From Jim Jagielski <>
Subject Re: Tomcat fronted with apache best practices?
Date Thu, 25 Oct 2007 14:44:29 GMT

On Oct 25, 2007, at 7:17 AM, Dragan Jotanovic wrote:

> Mark Thomas wrote:
>> It all depends on your application. You need to profile it,  
>> understand
> what resources are required per user / session / request (which ever
> makes sense for your application) and then scale the system  
> appropriately.
> Thanks for the reply Mark. But could you tell me at least about the  
> ratio between apache's threads and tomcat's threads. Is it ok to  
> put more threads to tomcat than to apache (i.e. 300 for tomcat and  
> 250 for apache) or this number should be equal?

It's basically wasted if Tomcat has more entities than Apache is
able to provide. This assumes, of course, that the Apache server
and Tomcat are stovepiped.

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