Types of Client Software

Clients in a WebLogic Server deployment can be:

  • Web deployments (clients are Web browsers)

  • Application deployments (clients are applications)

  • Mixed deployments (clients are both Web browsers and applications)

Web and mixed deployments are the most common scenario. The WebAuction application is a mixed deployment.

Web Deployments: A Standard Configuration

A Web deployment of WebLogic Server is one in which the client software accesses WebLogic Server on the Internet using the protocols (such as HTTP and HTTPS) of the World Wide Web. In most cases, a Web browser is used for the presentation of HTML-encoded information on the end user's machine.

Web deployments are the preferred deployment style when you do not have control ...

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