Introduction

Windows SQL Server Reference Version 0.1.0 February 24, 2001

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Types of SQL Server Systems

  • Client/Server - There are two types:
    • Two tier system (thick client) - Users access the database by running applications on their own, client, computer.
    • Three tier system (thin client) - Users access the database by controlling applications that are running on a third computer (application computer) from their client computer. The application computer performs the access to the database. More than one application server may access the database server.