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Building a web application is absolutely more complicated and harder to build than client-server, for a given set of features. There are a variety of reasons and ideas I'll describe in no particular order. The highest voted question of all time on this site is What technical details should a programmer of a web application consider before making the site ...


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No, not necessarily. What you need to understand is that the Web architecture is a Client-Server architecture, it's just that the Client here is provided for you (the browser). The real question is, does the browser meet your requirements? Can it perform all the operations you want of the Client? If so, it may well be easier to re-use that existing Client. ...


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In my experience it doesn't have to be more expensive to write a web application. We recently did some research to decide what approach to use for our own future projects. From developing a lot of windows applications we decided to move to web applications instead. In my opinion there are a few big advantages for using a web application. Often more easy ...


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You have to take into account also: Security, you need in any case protect your application against any threat and in this regard Web-based apps have the disadvantage because they are exposed to the Internet which is and will never be a secure place. It is important to specify the security features required for the system and if you are going to use a cloud ...


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No - web development is very competitive with native app development. Overall architecture: Most modern fat client applications communicate with middleware, rather than directly to the database. With .Net the middleware is typically a SOAP web service. Many modern web applications are single page applications. In this architecture, a JavaScript client ...



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