Oracle, by Oracle Corporation (http://www.oracle.com/), is a very popular database based on the client-server model.
Oracle offers several database products with varying capabilities that can be used with Promis.e . Although there are significant differences between these products, the Promis.e issues revolve around the following questions:
- Is access required to a local or remote (on a server) database?
- Will access be required from several different types of systems?
The following is a partial listing of Oracle products and requirements for their use with local and remote (on a server) databases:
|Product||Local Database||Remote Database|
|Required Support Files||Required||Required|
* Required to support remote clients