Re: Business-logic in 3-tier architecture

From: Tobin Harris <>
Date: Tue, 29 Oct 2002 11:31:14 -0000
Message-ID: <aplri4$2okl0$>

Came across this link, where Microsoft discuss where to but business logic... ml/DesignNetApp.asp

HTH Tobin

"Arthur Yeo" <> wrote in message news:I73p9.29456$
> Theoretically, everyone knows that business logic is supposed to be in the
> middle-tier according to the 3-tier architecture. This seems to be
> counter-intuitive to Active Database concepts such as putting business
> in triggers with help from store procedures in the DBMS (which are all in
> the 3rd-tier of the 3-tier architecture.)
> Question: do you guys know of any guidelines (or may be even stds)
> to decide when certain business logic is better put in the backend (DB
> triggers/stored procedures)?
> Cheers,
> Arthur
Received on Tue Oct 29 2002 - 12:31:14 CET

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