Using the TomEE Server in MyEclipse

Apache TomEE is the Java Enterprise Edition of Apache Tomcat and has been recognized by Oracle as a compatible implementation of the Java EE 6 Web Profile.  This tutorial walks you through downloading the TomEE server version 1.7.4 and adding it to MyEclipse. in this tutorial you will learn how to:

  • Download TomEE Server
  • Add TomEE to MyEclipse

This feature is available in MyEclipse.

  1. Go to http://tomee.apache.org/downloads.html in your browser.
  2. Download the ZIP file for WebProfile (JavaEE 6 certified ) version 1.7.4.

  3. Unzip the file to a folder where you store all of your app servers (e.g., <home>/AppServers/)
  4. In MyEclipse, select Window>Preferences>Servers>Runtime Environments.

  5. Click Add…
  6. Select TomEE>TomEE v1.7 and click Next.
  7. Select the TomEE installation folder.

  8. Click Finish and then click OK. 
  9. Right-click in the Servers view and select New>Server.
  10. Select the TomEE>TomEE v1.7 Server, and then select TomEE v1.7 as the Server runtime environment

  11. Click Finish.