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Running background jobs In a clustered environment

I have an architecture question. In a clustered web app environment, I can think of three ways to deal with background jobs: have a dedicated machine run all the jobs, thus freeing the web servers ...
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apache & mod_pagespeed + varnish question

I have the following architecture on the web layer. Varnish <-> Apache2 (mod_pagespeed <-> mod_jk) <-> Tomcat ^ ^ ^ | ...
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multiple webapps in tomcat — what is the optimal architecture?

I am maintaining a growing base of mainly Cocoon-2.1-based web applications [http://cocoon.apache.org/2.1/], deployed in a Tomcat servlet container [http://tomcat.apache.org/], and proxied with an ...