three-tier client/server

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three-tier client/server

A three-way interaction in a client/server environment, in which the user interface is stored in the client, the bulk of the business application logic is stored in one or more servers, and the data are stored in a database server. See client/server.
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McFadyen Consulting's expertise includes eLearning, eBusiness solutions, content management, ERP integration, 3-tier architecture, object-oriented development, supply chain integration, and electronic workflow automation.
True 3-tier architecture of sensor-manager-client -- Ground breaking tree builder allows construction of multi dimensional data to describe different security perspectives -- Dynamic tree view makes data drill down and correlation immediate and simple -- Sensor status pane keeps you up to date on sensor performance, throughput, and health -- Event viewer is completely customizable and able to be sorted presenting data to facilitate the task of IDS monitoring -- Data from all sensors collected in the SQL 2000 database -- Manager operates on Windows 2000 server and the client on Windows 2000 professional -- Customizable, schedulable reporting using Crystal Reports, Microsoft Access or HTML
McFadyen Consulting's expertise includes eBusiness solutions, electronic document management, ERP integration, 3-tier architecture, object oriented development, supply chain integration and electronic workflow automation.
Software is written entirely in Java and built upon a 3-tier architecture comprised of a User Interface or Client tier (Java), an HMD Application Server (Java) and the database tier containing FAME and/or relational databases.
com, the leading, global talent acquisition and retention ASP (application service provider), today announced the launch of its new 3-tier architecture, making it a first of its kind, second-generation ASP.
3-Tier Redirector - enables the separation of Web server software from Eprise Participant Server software onto separate physical computers for greater flexibility in utilizing firewalls and 3-tier architectures for increased security.
3-Tier Redirector - enables the separation of the Web server software from the Eprise Participant Server software onto separate physical computers for greater flexibility in utilizing firewalls and 3-tier architectures for increased security.