atabase architecture has two parts: One part qualifies how the database server works; the other part explains how the developer interacts with the database server. The latter part is client-server computing.
The client software provides the interface to the engine, like the steering wheel, brakes, and dashboard of a car. The engine is the server software. Server software includes an engine that stores and processes data, a transmission that governs transactions, and an enhanced odometer that logs what the system does to files. It also includes ...