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From "Caldarale, Charles R" <Chuck.Caldar...@unisys.com>
Subject RE: Tomcat with certificate on load balances - prevending redirect https/http
Date Tue, 13 Dec 2011 18:27:03 GMT
> From: jwklomp [mailto:janwillem.klomp@gmail.com] 
> Subject: Re: Tomcat with certificate on load balances - prevending redirect https/http

> But are you not supposed to add a certificate to Tomcat
> if you start using a secure channel?

The idea is to have the SSL terminated at the front end, and avoid having to do the encryption
work inside Tomcat.  So no, you don't need a certificate in Tomcat, just in the front en.

 - Chuck


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