Software

Application Server Platforms

Date Added: Mar 2010
Format: PDF

The growth of e-business is driving the demand for middleware solutions that seamlessly integrate disparate systems into a unified value chain. A profusion of middleware categories complicates understanding and acquisition of solutions. A review of selected literature from January 1997 to June 1999 of the larger area of distributed computing identifies trends in the marketplace toward consolidation of solutions into value-added platforms.