Overheard: Word of the Day

Jul 24 2012   1:25PM GMT

Stateless app is a misnomer

Margaret Rouse Margaret Rouse Profile: Margaret Rouse

“Stateless computing isn’t about having no state. It’s kind of a misnomer. It’s about where that state is stored.”Jeffrey Birnbaum

Today’s WhatIs.com Word of the Day is stateless app.  A stateless app is an application that does not record data generated in one session – such as information about user settings and events that occurred — for use in the next session with that user.

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