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You've heard the theory--this book shows you how to successfully practice it. Jeri Edwards takes you on a rare, worldwide tour of nine large client/server applications that are in production in enterprises today.
You get an insider's peek at their projects. Find out what went right and what they would do differently next time. You learn:
* Why 3-tier architectures are key to successful enterprise client/server applications
* How to succeed with challenging project requirements
* What are the architectural trade-offs and how to choose between them
* How successful projects are run
* What outcomes to expect
* Words to the wise: tips from the architects
* Who can afford to pass up such valuable, firsthand advice?
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Learn the inside scoop from architects who have been there and done that! You're heard the theory behind 3-tier client/server. Now learn how to put it into practice. Jeri Edwards takes you on a rare, international tour of eight large companies' client/server applications that are at work in enterprises today. You'll get an insider's peek at these companies' projects. Find out what went right, and what they would do differently next time. You'll learn: Why 3-tier architectures are key to successful enterprise client/server applications. How to migrate from monolithic, single-tier applications to multi-tier client/server. What today's middle-tier platforms are--including TP Monitors, ORBs, MOMs, and RPCs--and when to use them. What the architectural trade-offs are and how to choose between them. How successful projects are run and what outcomes to expect. Word to the Wise: tips from the architects. "3-Tier Client/Server at Work" will introduce you to the architects at 3M. Healthcare, AT&T, MCI, PeopleSoft, Wells Fargo, UK Employment Servicew, EUCARIS, and Apple.About the Author:
Jeri Edwards is coauthor of best-selling, award-winning books, including The Essential Client/Server Survival Guide. She is Vice President of
* U.K. Employment Service
* Wells Fargo Bank
* Apple Computer
* 3M Health Information Systems
* Hong Kong International Terminal
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