The application log file contains events that are logged by the applications used on a computer system. Events that are written to the application log are determined by the developers of the software program, not the operating system.
- application portfolio
The term used to describe the group of applications that are used and maintained by an enterprise.
- application proxy
See application gateway.
- Application Server
Also called an appserver, an application server is a program that handles all application operations between users and an organization’s backend business applications or databases. An application server is typically used for complex transaction-based applications. To support high-end needs, an application server has to have built-in redundancy, monitor for high-availability, high-performance distributed application services and […]
- Application Service Provider
Abbreviated as ASP, a third-party entity that manages and distributes software-based services and solutions to customers across a wide area network from a central data center. In essence, ASPs are a way for companies to outsource some or almost all aspects of their information technology needs. They may be commercial ventures that cater to customers, […]
- application services
Another name for Web services.