As the supermarket industry invests both dollars and confidence in the power and speed of client-server computer systems, it is apparent that the technology's flexibility is its strongest asset. The system is comprised of a server and clients. The server, a repository of applications and information, gives personal computers, or clients, the ability to query vast amounts of information. Unlike legacy system computing, users of a client-server don't have to rely on an information systems ...

REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account

WhyRegisterfor FREE?

Registering for content on Supermarket News will give youINSTANTaccess to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’sFREE, easy and quick. What are you waiting for!In addition you will also receive a complimentary copy of SN's salary survey sent to you by email.

Click here to read the FAQ page if you have any questions (opens in a new window)

Attention Paid Print Subscribers: While you have already been grantedfreeaccess to SNwe ask that youregister now.We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.

Already registered? here.