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Web Applications

Unfortunately, the client-server architecture arguably presents a few management and administration challenges. Just about when people started realizing the challenges of client-server, the Internet and its promise of connecting everyone everywhere to everything became the next paradigm. More specifically, HTML pages were being strung together in a web of information. HTML offered a platform-agnostic, common, and simple way for users to interact with data and applications. Application development companies began to investigate the Internet as the next medium for information delivery.

When HTML first reached the mainstream, practically all of the content was static. It wasn’t long before users requested nonstatic HTML pages containing the most up-to-date information. Internet development began to eclipse the client-server architecture.


  

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