Monthly Archives: October 2008

whilst it is impossible to be prescriptive about how to build and implement a client/server application in the absence of detailed requirements and specifications, there are issues that are common to all applications and which need to be handled differently in client/server applications than in straightforward desktop applications. in this entry we will look at some key issues. 

user access control
in a client server application there are many ways to handle user access, and multiple levels at which it can be implemented:

  • user interface               at this level we are concerned with two things. first the "log in" which is the… Continue reading