The Apache Tomcat team announces the immediate availability of Apache Tomcat 8.0.9, the first stable release of the 8.0.x series.
Apache Tomcat 8 is an open source software implementation of the Java Servlet, JavaServer Pages, Java Unified Expression Language and Java WebSocket technologies.
Apache Tomcat 8 is aligned with Java EE 7. In addition to supporting updated versions of the Java EE specifications, Tomcat 8 includes a number of improvements compared to Tomcat 7. The notable changes include:
Apache Tomcat 8.0.9 includes numerous fixes for issues identified in 8.0.8 as well as a number of other enhancements and changes. The notable changes since 8.0.8 include:
Please refer to the change log for the complete list of changes:
Note: This version has 4 zip binaries: a generic one and three bundled with Tomcat native binaries for Windows operating systems running on different CPU architectures.
Migration guides from Apache Tomcat 5.5.x, 6.0.x and 7.0.x:
- The Apache Tomcat team
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