An introduction to web applications architecture
An introduction to web applications architecture

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An introduction to web applications architecture

Learning outcomes

After studying this course you should be able to:

  • understand the development of web application architecture leading to a more modular approach

  • sketch out the components that would be used in a range of approaches to web application architecture

  • outline a range of benefits and potential problems associated with a specific approach to web application architecture

  • contrast developments in architecture (SOA, Cloud) with more traditional tiered approaches.

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