Web modules


A Web module represents a web application (.war). A Web module is created by assembling servlets, JSP files, and static content such as HTML pages into a single deployable unit. Web modules are stored in Web archive (WAR) files, which are standard Java archive files.

A Web module contains:

You can create Web modules as stand-alone applications, or you can combine Web modules with other modules to create J2EE applications. You install and run a Web module in the Web container of an appserver.