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Subject: RE: Better Multiuser Approach?
Thread ID: 112501 Message ID: 112509 # Views: 4 # Ratings: 0
Version: Visual FoxPro 6 Category: Visual Basic
Date: Thursday, November 09, 2006 7:30:51 AM         
   


> > Hello all,
> >
> > Thanks for your help with my previous postings.
> > Can someone please guide me regarding:-
> > How to go about automation of an organisation with three Departments in the same building (on Lan).
> >
> > Approach One.
> > Keep Data at one cpmputer. Other computers Access 'this' computer for the transactions.
> >
> > Approach Two.
> > Keep independent Data at each computer. At Day close : Gather and consolidate data from all Nodes.
> >
> > Which approach should be adopted? What are the Pros and Cons of each? Are there other better alternatives?
> >
> > Thanks!
> > kulwant

>
>
> There is no question in my mind. 3 departments close to each other. The first is te way to go. That way everyone has and works with live data.
>
> Approach Two involves too much compilcation to even contemplate. Forget it. Keep your data as live as is possible always.
>
> IMHO


Thank you Sir,
Would your answer be any different considering:
All three departments are selling different products, with no concurrency issues involved.
The only need for consolidation is that the management needs a a Consolidated/Summarised report of preceedings at each Department.

thanks!
kulwant

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Better Multiuser Approach? Posted by kulwant singh @ 11/9/2006 6:37:22 AM
RE: Better Multiuser Approach? Posted by Bernard Bout @ 11/9/2006 7:07:19 AM
RE: Better Multiuser Approach? Posted by kulwant singh @ 11/9/2006 7:30:51 AM
RE: Better Multiuser Approach? Posted by Ken Murphy @ 11/9/2006 8:06:18 AM
RE: Better Multiuser Approach? Posted by Resty Jr Masilungan @ 11/9/2006 10:42:20 AM
RE: Better Multiuser Approach? Posted by Ken Murphy @ 11/9/2006 1:05:29 PM
RE: Better Multiuser Approach? Posted by Bernard Bout @ 11/10/2006 10:38:50 PM
RE: Better Multiuser Approach? Posted by Bernard Bout @ 11/10/2006 10:35:34 PM