Multithreading - I think.

Scenario: aspx form, controls and a database

requirement: populate 5 controls on the form asynchronously.
caracallaAsked:
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chofreitherCommented:
That's nice. What's the question, though?
_TAD_Commented:


It will be difficult to populate the controls asynchronously.  In order to populate any aspx control, you must make a round trip from the client back to the server.   Once you have the data for the control, you must populate the control and refresh the client's browser.

Certainly you could do this, but I think it would be easier and more efficient to populate all of the controls at once instead of refreshing the client's browser 4 or 5 times.

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caracallaAuthor Commented:
Looks like I'll have to perform some testing, because I also have multiple data sources on different platforms, which semi-rules-out batch queries, although I could do cross-server queries.
foobar43Commented:
me have lots of info by talk of you! :-)
caracallaAuthor Commented:
foobar43 - Sorry, I don't understand what you mean. Do you mean you have information to do this ?
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