Explore BrainMass

Categories of Middleware

This content was STOLEN from BrainMass.com - View the original, and get the solution, here!

What are the three major categories of middleware? Explain the role of each category and how they interact.

© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com September 24, 2018, 9:12 pm ad1c9bdddf - https://brainmass.com/business/management-information-systems/categories-of-middleware-497251

Solution Preview

Middleware can actually be categorized into four major categories: Transactional, procedural, message oriented and object oriented middleware.

Transactional Middleware: This category of middleware, also known as transaction processing or TP, was designed for supporting distributed synchronous transactions. It is a very reliable middleware and can dispatch, schedule and prioritize numerous application requests simultaneously. The main role of a transaction ...