Definition of Client and Server
Refer to Figure 36-2 on page 1111. The illustration shows two applications associated with each of the two CAs.
Figure 36-2. Communications Management Overview
A client application is one that submits a request to its local CM to establish a connection with a service provided by an application associated with a remote CA. In its request, the client application supplies the CM with the 64-bit Service ID that identifies the desired service. The local and remote CMs take the following actions:
At an earlier moment in time (most likely, during initialization of the CA), all server applications local to a CA may have ...