Chapter 7 homework.doc - Marianne Hassman ITM 5000 Homework Chapter 7 Questions 3 4 6 7 and 11 3 How does a client server infrastructure work A client

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Marianne Hassman ITM 5000 Homework Chapter 7 Questions 3, 4, 6, 7, and 11 3. How does a client server infrastructure work? A client server network has one or more computers that are servers which provide services to other computers called clients. The client server infrastructure is a form of distributed infrastructure. The application processing is divided between the client and the server. The functions of an information system are divided among connected computers on a network while centralizing processing and storage for all information on a server. The advantage is that it offloads the application programs and information from the server. Information must flow rapidly between server and clients for adequate performance. 4. What are the four types of a tiered infrastructure? A tiered infrastructure has evolved from 1-tier to n-tiers. A 1-tier infrastructure is the most basic setup because it involves a single tier on a single machine. Example includes a basic word processor or desktop file utility program. A
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