Skip to main content
No. of Recommendations: 0
Mike,

This is my take - Gartner doesn't sell a lot of research to the appserver vendors.

Seriously, all they are saying is that a 2-tier appserver deployment architecture makes economic sense. Why pay for Oracle when SQLserver will do?

I think this makes some sense. However, the two-tier architecture is more complex than the single centralized tier. I think most large companies would want a single vendor to supply the software for both tiers. Too many headaches otherwise.

Paul
Print the post  

Announcements

What was Your Dumbest Investment?
Share it with us -- and learn from others' stories of flubs.
When Life Gives You Lemons
We all have had hardships and made poor decisions. The important thing is how we respond and grow. Read the story of a Fool who started from nothing, and looks to gain everything.
Contact Us
Contact Customer Service and other Fool departments here.
Work for Fools?
Winner of the Washingtonian great places to work, and Glassdoor #1 Company to Work For 2015! Have access to all of TMF's online and email products for FREE, and be paid for your contributions to TMF! Click the link and start your Fool career.