The Client-Dispatcher-Server Design Pattern


By: P. Sommerlad, M. Stal

Summary: A dispatcher component is an intermediary between clients and servers. The dispatcher provides location transparency with a name service and hides details of the communication connection.

Pattern: Client-Dispatcher-Server

Contains: Client-Dispatcher-Server [Buschmann+96],

Published in: PLoPD2 Pages: 475-482

Category: Client-Server, Communications, Distributed Systems