Progressive Aviation is designed for Internet scalability.
perform adequately in an environment where the number of users, number
of transactions and growth of the database are predictable.
However, when businesses offer application access over the
Internet, those applications must be ready for unpredictable
fluctuations in user access. Applications must be able to handle
rapid, unplanned changes in capacity. In an e-business
environment, applications may need to support thousands of users,
millions of transactions/day, and many gigabytes of data. An
application that is subjected to exponentially increasing demands
quickly reveals resource shortcomings and performance bottlenecks. The
challenge for the application developer is to provide full-featured,
top-quality applications that can scale to accommodate an
ever-increasing number of users and transactions.
With support from 30 to
over 10,000 concurrent users and numerous terabytes of data,
Progress provides exceptional capability for large-scale, high
performance computing. As your organization grows, you can be
assured that the Progress Enterprise Relational Database will meet the
All of this must be
accomplished without sacrificing performance. “Scaling the Heights
of E-Business Demands” describes how Progress products meet