Take the 2-minute tour ×
Programmers Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for professional programmers interested in conceptual questions about software development. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I have the same web application running on several different servers. Now I want a central place to administer everything in one web interface. What is the best way to do this?

Should I provide a REST interface on every web application and let the admin application make all the calls?

This seems like a common problem that's already been solved by smarter people than me.

UPDATE: I want to change the application data per web application + see the results per web application

share|improve this question
1  
Administer what? OS, users, application data? –  Matt S Aug 28 '12 at 13:13
add comment

1 Answer

Not knowing anything about these applications its hard to make a recommendation.

That being said, generally I would try centralize the Configuration information and have the web servers go out and get it, Rather than to publish Configuration information out to the servers. (So I would never have to worry that the servers are out of sync.)

share|improve this answer
add comment

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.