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PeopleSoft on Client/Server and Database Issues
To address questions for a TEC customer, we interviewed PeopleSoft's Michael Daniels. The conversation covered issues in the areas of client/server architecture

different between peoplesoft sap  tolerance. It is significantly different than the approach taken by SAP, where a central message server arbitrates connections to application servers. PeopleSoft's approach eliminates a single point of failure. Question: What happens if the application server fails in the middle of a transaction? Mr. Daniels: PeopleSoft builds the logical unit of work on the client. If the client connection to the application server times out (the application server may have failed), the client picks another application

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