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Architecture Evolution: From Mainframes to Service-oriented Architecture
Product architecture is going to do much more than simply provide the technical functionality, the user interface, and the platform support. It is going to

thin terminal  in the server. This thin processing client is typically accomplished using technologies like Microsoft Windows Terminal Server , Citrix Presentation Server (formerly Citrix MetaFrame ), or open source X Window System . Thin clients are logically accompanied by fat servers that perform most or all of the application processing, with little or none performed in the client. A three-tier deployment adds a third program to the mix, in addition to a database (in which the server stores its data), so that the

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Legacy Single Sign-On: Novell, Evidian, IBM, PassGo, or Computer Associates?


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thin terminal  supported clients, as are thin terminal server clients What's so impressive about Novell's single sign-on product is that the core product runs at the client end. Only the actual database runs on the server. According to Novell, this configuration means that there is no limit to the number of supported clients or to the number of passwords that can be stored. Additionally, SecureLogin is designed to be easy to deploy and many common applications are automatically recognized and integrated into the single Read More

Your ERP System is Up and Running-Now What?


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thin terminal  companies are stretched so thin that they're unaware of changes in these areas. When requirements change and your company doesn't upgrade, your ERP software may perform badly-or not at all. Heed your daily system backup procedures. Offsite storage and archiving are fundamental practices, and most middle market companies follow them. But it's advisable to take one more step: run a fire drill at least monthly to ensure that you really can restore whenever you need to. Have more than one person trained Read More

Caldera eDesktop Edges Out Microsoft Windows 2000 in Functionality - Part II


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thin terminal  support. Thin Client Support Thin clients encompass a range of methods for controlling the remote execution of programs from a simplified user interface. Windows Terminal Services and Citrix ICA both provide methods for remote screen sharing and input control, derived from the International Telecommunications Union's (ITU) T.120 standard. Terminal emulations usually provide character-based simulations of traditional mainframe host hardware terminals, such as VT-100 or IBM 3270. XWindows, originally Read More

Aligning Java-based Application Strategies


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thin terminal  should be a good thing. Application software vendors are infamously slow and inefficient at building their own development toolsets, and the more Intentia and Lawson can incorporate publicly available components in their development platform, the better. IBM, which does not compete with independent software vendors (ISV), remains a great choice. This is Part Three of a multipart note. Part One presented a situational analysis. Part Two discussed Lawson products, its strategies, and challenges. Read More

The Lexicon of CRM - Part 3: From R to Z


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thin terminal  correctly and completely received. Thin Client - Another term for web browser. When an application vendor says that they have support for thin client, they mean that the majority of processing happens on back-end servers, and the display mechanism is the web browser, which conducts minimal (though, with Java or ActiveX plug-ins, possibly more substantial) processing of data. TSBs - Technical Service Bulletins . Information distributed to the customer base of a product to inform them of some technical Read More

Evaluating Alternatives: Key Questions To Ask When Considering An Alternative ERP/MRP System


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thin terminal  twenty years ago, when anything was better than paper and pencil. But most lack a real relational database underneath the applications, which leaves them stuck with rigid, proprietary data structures that don't talk to any other software in the office. These packages have little, if any, concept of open networking built into them, let alone the possibility of interacting with suppliers and customers over the Internet. Until recently, to benefit from that kind of functionality, you had to pay for one of Read More

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thin terminal  independent consultant. Among other things, he has developed the first Yugoslav system for real-time processing of Internet payments and the first e-commerce applications in Yugoslavia. The author can be contacted through E-mail: ddimitri@Eunet.yu WWW: http://solair.eunet.yu/~ddimitri Read More

Let Your Hard Drives Tell You Where they Are!


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