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This question might be a little vague.

I have seen an acronym referring to a business object in a software system. It's usually mentioned when discussing such design patterns as Java EE's DAO pattern.

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An Enterprise JavaBean (EJB) is a container of business logic. Is that what you're looking for? – jdl Sep 6 '11 at 2:03

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Possibly a Data Transfer Object (DTO) or a Plain Old Java Object (POJO). Some more context would be useful as there are many, many such acronyms.

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DTO is exactly what I was referring to. – Sep 6 '11 at 3:25

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