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Re: What is Enterprise Software?

by swampyankee (Parson)
on Oct 31, 2005 at 16:44 UTC ( #504340=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to What is Enterprise Software?

I'm going to go out on a limb here, and probably start sawing it off.

"Enterprise Software" is market-speak for the type of software that people used to run on mainframes: databases (anybody remember RAMIS II?), email, payroll, inventory control, etc. Largely, the applications that were accessed via COBOL, by people sitting at 3270 terminals.


Mainframes and terminals: the logical endpoint of the client-server continuum

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