By using the dsp:droplet tag with a bean attribute, you can embed the output of a Java servlet (an ATG servlet bean) in a JSP. JSP generation is performed according to the standard Java Servlet specifications. This means that ATG servlet beans must implement the javax.servlet.Servlet interface.

ATG servlet beans have access to all the parameters visible to the dsp:droplet tag. ATG servlet beans also have access to APIs that give them the same kind of valueof functionality available to JSPs.

This section explains how to create and use ATG servlet beans in JavaServer Pages. The next section explains the functions of ten standard ATG servlet beans that are included in the ATG platform, which can handle common design issues in a Web application.

This section covers the following topics:

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