difference between tier and layer

Posted by Krishnamanohar under ASP.NET on 4/22/2013 | Points: 10 | Views : 4550 | Status : [Member] | Replies : 3
Hi Experts,
What is the exact difference between Tier and Layer?
what is difference between 3 tier and 3 layrs?
Thanks in Advance
Krish




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Posted by: Satyapriyanayak on: 4/22/2013 [Member] [MVP] Silver | Points: 25

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http://www.codeproject.com/Tips/277818/Difference-in-layer-and-tier-architecture
http://www.codeproject.com/Articles/36847/Three-Layer-Architecture-in-C-NET

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Posted by: Gaur1982 on: 7/25/2013 [Member] Starter | Points: 25

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What is the difference between “Layers” and “Tiers”? : http://www.planetofcoders.com/what-is-the-difference-between-layers-and-tiers/

Gaurav Agrawal
http://www.planetofcoders.com/

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Posted by: Jitendrasoft09 on: 7/27/2013 [Member] [MVP] Starter | Points: 25

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Hi Krishnamanohar,

Layers-

It means your 3- layers application on single or same server.

Tier-

It means your 3- tier application on different server like a Your presentation(UI) is on India and Business is on Canada and Database is on USA.

Refer below link for more information-
http://stackoverflow.com/questions/120438/whats-the-difference-between-layers-and-tiers

Hope you have understood.

Jitendra Kumar
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