application server

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application server

A server which runs programs that process and display data exchanged with client machines.
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We need more money in the middle tier and I'm glad that it's being addressed.
30pm this afternoon and will be located at, 17,18 - Leazes Stand Middle Tier, 31,32 - Leazes Stand Middle Tier, 54,55 - Gallowgate Stand Middle Tier and 64,65 - Gallowgate Stand Middle Tier.
Penney's strategy to rise above the troubled middle tier of retailers hinges on its plan to transition into a destination for in-store shops.
The bulk of the seats sold have been in the middle tier, but there are many fantastic seats still available in the lower tier, even in the very central blocks on half way.
The middle tier, Central Finance, balances risk and performance.
In the late 90s, the role of this middle tier underwent important changes due to the incursion of the Web: application servers emerged as the central platform, to which clients and databases provided specific interaction and support.
SPECjbb 2000 is loosely modeled after the TPC-C benchmark's business model, emulating a three-tier client/server system with emphasis on the middle tier.
A secondary or middle tier can be less expensive disk, optical, or even fast tape, while tertiary storage is usually tape or optical.
Within each layer, there are a series of tiers that house servers: the first-tier or front-end, middle tier, and third tier or back-end.
VAR is a core component of Versant's e-business platform allowing data cached in the middle tier to be replicated for performance and reliability.
ODI's idea is that Javlin can be used as a middle tier cache to store data and integrate and synchronize data from back-end data sources for e-commerce applications that could use marketing information, shopping carts and customer profiles.
The more we integrate core applications with an adaptable middle tier of flexible business logic, the fewer stovepipe, duplicative programs and databases we have to maintain.