How to Install and Configure Apache Tomcat 9 on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

Apache Tomcat is an open source Java Servlet implementation developed by the Apache Software Foundation. In this tutorial, we will show you how to install and configure the Apache Tomcat 9.0.8 on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver). We will also learn how to install Java on Ubuntu 18.04, configure a user for apache tomcat, and run the apache tomcat as a systemd service.