|Oracle8i Application Developer's Guide - XML
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Building n-Tier Architectures for Media-Rich Management using XML: ArtesiaTech, 3 of 13
Architecting an enterprise-level digital asset management system, there are three fundamental objectives: scalability, flexibility, and extensibility. To facilitate accomplishment of these objectives, modern system architectures are generally partitioned into the following logical tasks:
Figure 16-1 shows this three-tier architecture. This is ArtesiaTech's massively scalable, enterprise-level digital asset management system called TEAMSTM. It is designed and implemented on architectural underpinnings.