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Active Server Page


API (Application Programming Interface)

Application Server

Back-End Systems


Cache and Caching Techniques


COM (Component Object Model)

CORBA (Common Object Request Broker Architecture)

DAFS (Direct Access File System)

Data Mart

Data Warehousing


DBMS (Database Management System)

Distributed Applications

Distributed Computer Networks

Distributed Object Computing

Enterprise Network

ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning)

File Sharing

Front-End System

FTAM (File Transfer Access and Management)

HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)

IBM Host Connectivity

Information Warehouse

IPC (Interprocess Communication)



Middleware and Messaging

MOM (Message-Oriented Middleware)

Multitiered Architectures

Named Pipes

NAS (Network Attached Storage)


Network Concepts

Network Operating Systems

NFS (Network File System)

Novell NetWare

Object Technologies

ODBC (Open Database Connectivity)


ORB (Object Request Broker)




RMI (Remote Method Invocation)

RPC (Remote Procedure Call)

SOAP (Simple Object Access Protocol)

SQL (Structured Query Language)

Stateful and Stateless Connections

Thin Clients

Transaction Processing

XML (Extensible Markup Language)

Web Links
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The Client/Server Factory

Client/Server Technology by Joseph O. Nattey

Bitpipe (search for "client/server")

An Approach for Constructing Web Enterprise Systems on Distributed Objects (IBM paper)

Links at CAIT

Client/Server Software Architectures- An Overview

3Com white paper on Client/Server Computing

Client/Server in a Thin Client Environment

Client/Server FAQ (frequently asked questions)

Client/Server FAQ by Lloyd Taylor

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