FRIDAY, August 18, 2011 12:00


Web Application
Web applications computer programs allowing website visitors to submit and retrieve data to/from a database over the Internet using their preferred web browser.
Web applications are quickly deployed anywhere at no cost and without any installation requirements (almost) at the user’s end.
web application. So are Paypal, Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, Flickr, eHarmony, eTrade, GMail, and Wikipedia. Your bank, assuming it offers online banking, has a web application component on its site. If you can think of a site where you create an account, log in, and conduct some actual business, it’s probably a web application.